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 1-3 Abstract
* Howard W. Campbell, Jr., who is also the narrator, is sitting in a prison cell in Jerusalem awaiting trial for war crimes.
* He has been asked by Tuvia Friedmann, the Director of the Haifa Institute for the Documentation of War Criminals, to document his experiences as a Nazi propagandist.
* Mr. Friedmann has supplied...
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