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, Page vii Abstract
* The book begins with introductory writings by the son of the deceased author; Mark Donohue dies in a car crash during a race, and this book is published after his death.
* The son is delighted to have good memories of his father but has naturally grieved intensely over his loss.
* Mark Donohue...
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