Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Part 1 The Forty-Niner, to pg. 54 Abstract
* Flashman argues with a bleeding heart anthropologist regarding "noble savage."
* Flashman is ejected from the club for being drunk and disorderly.
* Once kicked out, Flashman begins to reminisce about his American adventures.
Part 1 The Forty-Niner, pgs. 54-109 Abstract
* Flashman and Capatin James Spring argue regarding some incriminating paperwork.
* Flashman just...
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