This assignment accompanies chs. 14-17 of the novel. Hosseini uses these chapters to prepare the reader, and Amir, for the changes that have rolled through Afghanistan. These chapters begin to explore the effects of war on the Afghani people. We hear about the changes that have occurred in Afghanistan through several sources: the cab driver, Rahim Khan, and Hassan in his letter. Using the key pages provided, students will make a list of the information revealed to the reader and analyze how this develops theme.