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Adrift in the Pacific free pdf This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ...had not looked upon for three long months. And beyond, hundreds of miles away, was this New Zealand that he did not despair of seeing again. Baxter busied himself in hoisting the new flag which he had brought with him, and nailing to the flagstaff the plate giving the position of French Den at six miles up the course of the stream. Then, about one o'clock in the afternoon, they started homewards. On the way Donagan shot a brace of pintail and lapwing which were skimming over the river- and towards four o'clock, as dusk was coming on, they reached the cave. Gordon was told of all that had passed, and agreed that the seals should be attacked as soon as the weather permitted. In fact, the winter was nearly over. During the last week of August and the first week of September, the sea-breeze blew. A series of squalls brought on a great increase of temperature. The snow began to melt, the surface of the lake began to break up with a deafening noise. The bergs that did not melt in the lake were swept into the river, and, piled one on the other, formed a barrier that did not clear away till the loth of September. And so the winter had passed. Owing to the precautions that had been taken, the little colony had not suffered much. All had kept in good health, and the studies having been attended to, Gordon had had hardly one complaint to deal with. One day, however, he had had to chastise Dole, whose conduct required punishment. Several times the obstinate boy had refused to do what he was told, and Gordon had reprimanded him, but he took no notice of his observations. And in the end Gordon sentenced him to be flogged. And so Dole received a birching at the hands of Wilcox, who had been selected by lot for the post of public executioner. And the...

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Author : Jules Verne
Publisher : Theclassics.Us
Data Published : 12 September 2013
ISBN : 1230353992
EAN : 9781230353999
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 54 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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