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.
Book 1, Chapter 1 | Book 1, Chapter 2 Abstract
* In the spring of 1955, Michael Corleone, the new Don of the Corleone family, is intent on eliminating known traitors to their crime syndicate. He calls Nick to set up a meeting, which is unusual because the Don typically only gives orders through intermediaries, such as Nick's boss, Tessio.
* Through the choice...
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