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.
* This work, published in 1932, takes place from 1646 through 1724.
* The book presents a historical, non-fictional autobiography of Gluckel of Hameln as a Jewish mother and successful businesswoman.
* Gluckel bore fourteen children and raised twelve from infancy through betrothal and marriage to adulthood and the death of some.
* Robert S. Rosen notes in his introduction that...
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