|Plot Summary of Under a Long Sky, Women Drovers on the Chisholm Trail|
A man attempts to drive a herd of 2,500 longhorn cattle to Abilene from South Texas up the Chisholm Trail with only women drovers and a boy. They must fight Indians, thieves, and killers.
This synopsis report prepared by Jack P. Jones
|Chapter Analysis of Under a Long Sky, Women Drovers on the Chisholm Trail|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
descript. of violence and chases - 20%
Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 20%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 40%
How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) - 20%
Tone of story
- very upbeat
Time/era of story:
- 19th century
Kid or adult book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Story primarily about
- attacked on ride through the West
- champion of justice
- funny heat-delusions
- lots of descript of animal care
Small town people:
- hostile, like Gomer Pyle on steroids
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
Unusual forms of death
Unusual form of death?
Amount of dialog
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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