This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Stump Creek, West Virginia - This place is the destination of the narrator's road trip.
Tuscon, Arizona - This place is the setting at the beginning of the novel.
Krauts - This word is a derogatory term in the novel used to describe German soldiers in the war.
Juniper - This grows in the Southwest; it can be used as toilet paper.
Village Plaza, El Culito - This place is the site of an extremely run down, poor house.
Albuquerque, New Mexico - This is a place where the narrator stops...
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