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 1 | Chapter 2 Abstract
* The story is set in the bloody arena of the war between France and England between the head waters of the Hudson and the adjacent lakes.
* The central characters of Cora, Alice, David Gamut, and Heyward are introduced.
* The villain, Magua, is introduced as the guide Heyward selects to get the girls from...
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