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.
Chapter 1-7 Abstract
* Abrams and O'Brien meet on May 1 at Rockefeller Center.
* Abrams is a former NYPD detective from a Russian immigrant family.
* O'Brien hints that the Russians are planning a major strike against the U.S. and would like Abrams to participate in the operation.
Chapter 8-10 Abstract
* Next door to the Russian mansion in...
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