Nostromo Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

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Chapter Abstracts

Part 1, Chapter 1

* The story begins in Sulaco, a seaside port in the fictional country of Costaguana.

* Some Americans discover a hidden silver mine but they soon disappear.

* Conrad describes the area including a small group of islands called the Isabels.

* The Isabels are uninhabited and remote, but not far from Sulaco's habor.

Part 1, Chapter 2

* Joseph Mitchell recounts the time he once saved President Ribiera.

* Nostromo enters Mitchell's conversation. He is an Italian sailor who now works as a foreman on the docks.

Part 1, Chapter 3

* The hotel owner Giorgo Viola and his family are stuck in their hotel while a mob riots outside.

* Giogio's wife prays that Nostromo will come and save them.

* The family overhears the mob discussing whether they should burn down the hotel.

Part 1, Chapter 4

* Nostromo arrives at the hotel and prevents the riot from going any further

* The author goes into more detail about Viola's...

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