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 book opens with a freighter journey to Spain to pick up oranges to take to Dundee to make marmalade. It was the first trip to Spain for the American.
* The American attends a festival in Barriana, traveled to Castellon by train and then to Teruel. He met the ship in Valencia...
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