The Giant of the North: Pokings Round the Pole
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The Giant of the North: Pokings Round the Pole
By R. M. (Robert Michael) Ballantyne
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Table of Contents
  • R.M. Ballantyne
  • "The Giant of the North"
    • Chapter One.
      • Introduces our Hero and his Kindred.
    • Introduces our Hero and his Kindred.
    • Chapter Two.
      • Unexpected Meetings, Alarms, and Confidences.
    • Unexpected Meetings, Alarms, and Confidences.
    • Chapter Three.
      • Shows how the Eskimos were Entertained by the White Men.
    • Shows how the Eskimos were Entertained by the White Men.
    • Chapter Four.
      • A Catastrophe and a Bold Decision.
    • A Catastrophe and a Bold Decision.
    • Chapter Five.
      • Left to their Fate.
    • Left to their Fate.
    • Chapter Six.
      • Future Plans Discussed and Decided.
    • Future Plans Discussed and Decided.
    • Chapter Seven.
      • Difficulties Encountered and Faced.
    • Difficulties Encountered and Faced.
    • Chapter Eight.
      • Difficulties and Dangers increase, and the Captain expounds his Views.
    • Difficulties and Dangers increase, and the Captain expounds his Views.
    • Chapter Nine.
      • The Captain makes a Stupendous Effort. Disappointments and Discoveries.
    • The Captain makes a Stupendous Effort. Disappointments and Discoveries.
    • Chapter Ten.
      • A Sketcher in Imminent Danger. Difficulties increase, and are overcome as usual.
    • A Sketcher in Imminent Danger. Difficulties increase, and are overcome as usual.
    • Chapter Eleven.
      • Another Island discovered—The Englishmen and Eskimos alike are Astonished in more Ways than one.
    • Another Island discovered—The Englishmen and Eskimos alike are Astonished in more Ways than one.
    • Chapter Twelve.
      • The Open Polar Basin at last! Alf washes himself in it.
    • The Open Polar Basin at last! Alf washes himself in it.
    • Chapter Thirteen.
      • A Gale and a Narrow Escape.
    • A Gale and a Narrow Escape.
    • Chapter Fourteen.
      • Records a Wonderful Apparition but a Furious Night.
    • Records a Wonderful Apparition but a Furious Night.
    • Chapter Fifteen.
      • Discourses of Deep Things.
    • Discourses of Deep Things.
    • Chapter Sixteen.
      • Arrival in Poloeland.
    • Arrival in Poloeland.
    • Chapter Seventeen.
      • The Effect of Persuasion on Diverse Characters.
    • The Effect of Persuasion on Diverse Characters.
    • Chapter Eighteen.
      • The Captain electrifies as well as surprises his New Friends.
    • The Captain electrifies as well as surprises his New Friends.
    • Chapter Nineteen.
      • A Shooting Trip to Paradise Isle, and further Display of the Captain’s Contrivances.
    • A Shooting Trip to Paradise Isle, and further Display of the Captain’s Contrivances.
    • Chapter Twenty.
      • Benjy’s Enjoyments Interrupted, and Poloeland Overwhelmed with a Catastrophe.
    • Benjy’s Enjoyments Interrupted, and Poloeland Overwhelmed with a Catastrophe.
    • Chapter Twenty One.
      • Fate of the Lost Ones.
    • Fate of the Lost Ones.
    • Chapter Twenty Two.
      • A Fight in Defence of Woman, And Rifle-Shooting Extraordinary.
    • A Fight in Defence of Woman, And Rifle-Shooting Extraordinary.
    • Chapter Twenty Three.
      • Leo visits Flatland and sees as well as hears much to interest him there.
    • Leo visits Flatland and sees as well as hears much to interest him there.
    • Chapter Twenty Four.
      • A Glorious Region Contemplated, and a Glorious Chase Planned.
    • A Glorious Region Contemplated, and a Glorious Chase Planned.
    • Chapter Twenty Five.
      • In which a Great Hunt is Described, a War Expedition Frustrated, and a Hero Ennobled.
    • In which a Great Hunt is Described, a War Expedition Frustrated, and a Hero Ennobled.
    • Chapter Twenty Six.
      • Tells of a Warlike Expedition and its Happy Termination.
    • Tells of a Warlike Expedition and its Happy Termination.
    • Chapter Twenty Seven.
      • The Great Discovery.
    • The Great Discovery.
    • Chapter Twenty Eight.
      • Tells, among other Things, of a Notable Discovery.
    • Tells, among other Things, of a Notable Discovery.
    • Chapter Twenty Nine.
      • A Runaway Journey and a Tremendous Experiment.
    • A Runaway Journey and a Tremendous Experiment.
    • Chapter Thirty.
      • Leo in Danger next! A Novel Mode of Rescue.
    • Leo in Danger next! A Novel Mode of Rescue.
    • Chapter Thirty One.
      • The Last.
      • The End.
    • The Last.
    • The End.
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