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.
* Daru is a schoolmaster in a remote desert school. He sees two people approaching his school after a blizzard.
* The two people are a French National policeman and an Arab.
* The policeman tells Daru he has been ordered to take the Arab to the next city's police station before the next night...
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