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.
Chapter One Abstract
* Cincinnatus is put into the towering and isolated prison awaiting his execution. He is unable to find out when it is to be.
Chapter Two Abstract
* Cincinnatus's experience of the jail is unreal and at one point, he walks out of the prison all the way to his house, only to find himself...
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