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.
Introduction and Chapter 1 Abstract
* Nerburn got the idea for this book when he was riding across North Dakota on his motorcycle on a hot, August day.
* He came across a landmark, an enclosed rock shaped like a buffalo that reminded him of the Lakota.
* Nerburn vowed to bridge the gap between his people and the Lakota...
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