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: Chapter 1-3 Abstract
* Lang injures a man named Rayner believing he was at the Woolf house to murder Mr. Woolf.
* Lang explains to Woolf's daughter, Sarah, that he was offered the job of killing Woolf but turned it down.
* Lang returns home and is awakened by Solomon, an old army acquaintance, who tells him that...
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