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.
* The premise of How the Irish Saved Civilization is to show how Irish Christians re-educated Europe after the fall of the Roman Empire.
* Without these efforts on behalf of the Irish, neither the Renaissance nor the Enlightenment, whose effects are still felt today, would have taken place.
* Although Ireland was a Stone Age culture...
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