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, Search for the Father, first section (unnamed) Abstract
* A man and wife are in a wagon with an Arab.
* The wife is in pain.
* The husband asks her how she feels.
Part 1, Search for the Father, Saint-Brieuc Abstract
* It begins to rain.
* They travel through a village to their new home.
* The husband runs off...
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