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: In the Bronx and 17 April Abstract
* Lee Oswald is truant during his youth in the Bronx.
Part 1: New Orleans Abstract
* Nicholas Branch is employed chronicling the Kennedy assassination.
Part 1: 26 April Abstract
* Win Everett suggests to his former CIA colleagues that they stage an assassination attempt on Kennedy.
Part 1: In Atsugi Abstract
* Lee enters adolescence, living...
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