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 Abstract
* Paul Christopher boards a plane in Bangkok, Thailand.
* Christopher is thinking of both his ex-wife and girlfriend's interest in his poetry.
* Christopher also mulls over the probable imminent murder of Luong, a South Vietnamese agent Paul just paid off.
Chapter 2 Abstract
* In Paris, Paul types a report to Tom Webster who reads the report...
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