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.
Introduction, Chapter 1 Abstract
* World War Z began in China with Patient Zero, when the physician Kwang Jingshu discovered ill patients with human bite marks.
* The patients were bitten by "Patient Zero," a twelve-year-old boy who was bitten by something while fishing with his father in Three Gorges Reservoir.
* The boy is imprisoned, and has many wounds...
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