For the Term of His Natural Life
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For the Term of His Natural Life

By Marcus Andrew Hislop Clarke
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  • FOR THE TERM OF HIS NATURAL LIFE
  • HIS NATURAL LIFE.
    • PROLOGUE.
    • BOOK I.—THE SEA. 1827.
    • CHAPTER I. THE PRISON SHIP.
    • CHAPTER II. SARAH PURFOY.
    • CHAPTER III. THE MONOTONY BREAKS.
    • CHAPTER IV. THE HOSPITAL.
    • CHAPTER V. THE BARRACOON.
    • CHAPTER VI. THE FATE OF THE "HYDASPES".
    • CHAPTER VII. TYPHUS FEVER.
    • CHAPTER VIII. A DANGEROUS CRISIS.
    • CHAPTER IX. WOMAN'S WEAPONS.
    • CHAPTER X. EIGHT BELLS.
    • CHAPTER XI. DISCOVERIES AND CONFESSIONS.
    • CHAPTER XII. A NEWSPAPER PARAGRAPH.
    • BOOK II.—MACQUARIE HARBOUR. 1833.
    • CHAPTER I. THE TOPOGRAPHY OF VAN DIEMEN'S LAND.
    • CHAPTER II. THE SOLITARY OF "HELL'S GATES".
    • CHAPTER III. A SOCIAL EVENING.
    • CHAPTER IV. THE BOLTER.
    • CHAPTER V. SYLVIA.
    • CHAPTER VI. A LEAP IN THE DARK.
    • CHAPTER VII. THE LAST OF MACQUARIE HARBOUR.
    • CHAPTER VIII. THE POWER OF THE WILDERNESS.
    • CHAPTER IX. THE SEIZURE OF THE "OSPREY"
    • CHAPTER X. JOHN REX'S REVENGE.
    • CHAPTER XI. LEFT AT "HELL'S GATES."
    • CHAPTER XII. "MR." DAWES.
    • CHAPTER XIII. WHAT THE SEAWEED SUGGESTED.
    • CHAPTER XIV. A WONDERFUL DAY'S WORK.
    • CHAPTER XV. THE CORACLE.
    • CHAPTER XVI. THE WRITING ON THE SAND.
    • CHAPTER XVII. AT SEA.
    • BOOK III.—PORT ARTHUR. 1838.
    • CHAPTER I. A LABOURER IN THE VINEYARD.
    • CHAPTER II. SARAH PURFOY'S REQUEST.
    • CHAPTER III. THE STORY OF TWO BIRDS OF PREY.
    • CHAPTER IV. "THE NOTORIOUS DAWES."
    • CHAPTER V. MAURICE FRERE'S GOOD ANGEL.
    • CHAPTER VI. MR. MEEKIN ADMINISTERS CONSOLATION.
    • CHAPTER VII. RUFUS DAWES'S IDYLL.
    • CHAPTER VIII. AN ESCAPE.
    • CHAPTER IX. JOHN REX'S LETTER HOME.
    • CHAPTER X. WHAT BECAME OF THE MUTINEERS OF THE "OSPREY"
    • CHAPTER XI. A RELIC OF MACQUARIE HARBOUR.
    • CHAPTER XII. AT PORT ARTHUR.
    • CHAPTER XIII. THE COMMANDANT'S BUTLER.
    • CHAPTER XIV. Mr. NORTH'S DISPOSITION.
    • CHAPTER XV. ONE HUNDRED LASHES.
    • CHAPTER XVI. KICKING AGAINST THE PRICKS.
    • CHAPTER XVII. CAPTAIN AND MRS. FRERE.
    • CHAPTER XVIII. IN THE HOSPITAL.
    • CHAPTER XIX. THE CONSOLATIONS OF RELIGION.
    • CHAPTER XX. "A NATURAL PENITENTIARY."
    • CHAPTER XXI. A VISIT OF INSPECTION.
    • CHAPTER XXII. GATHERING IN THE THREADS.
    • CHAPTER XXIII. RUNNING THE GAUNTLET.
    • CHAPTER XXIV. IN THE NIGHT.
    • CHAPTER XXV. THE FLIGHT.
    • CHAPTER XXVI. THE WORK OF THE SEA.
    • CHAPTER XXVII. THE VALLEY OF THE SHADOW OF DEATH.
    • BOOK IV.—NORFOLK ISLAND. 1846.
    • CHAPTER I. EXTRACTED FROM THE DIARY OF THE REV. JAMES NORTH.
    • CHAPTER II. THE LOST HEIR.
    • CHAPTER III. EXTRACTED FROM THE DIARY OF THE REV. JAMES NORTH.
    • CHAPTER IV. EXTRACTED FROM THE DIARY OF THE REV. JAMES NORTH.
    • CHAPTER V. MR. RICHARD DEVINE SURPRISED.
    • CHAPTER VI. IN WHICH THE CHAPLAIN IS TAKEN ILL.
    • CHAPTER VII. BREAKING A MAN'S SPIRIT.
    • CHAPTER VIII. EXTRACTED FROM THE DIARY OF THE REV. JAMES NORTH.
    • CHAPTER IX. THE LONGEST STRAW.
    • CHAPTER X. A MEETING.
    • CHAPTER XI. EXTRACTED FROM THE DIARY OF THE REV. JAMES NORTH.
    • CHAPTER XII. THE STRANGE BEHAVIOUR OF Mr. NORTH.
    • CHAPTER XIII. MR. NORTH SPEAKS.
    • CHAPTER XIV. GETTING READY FOR SEA.
    • CHAPTER XV. THE DISCOVERY.
    • CHAPTER XVI. FIFTEEN HOURS.
    • CHAPTER XVII. THE REDEMPTION.
    • CHAPTER XVIII. THE CYCLONE.
    • EPILOGUE.
    • APPENDIX.
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