The Fugitives: The Tyrant Queen of Madagascar
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The Fugitives: The Tyrant Queen of Madagascar

By R. M. (Robert Michael) Ballantyne
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  • R.M. Ballantyne
  • "The Fugitives"
    • Preface.
    • Chapter One.
      • Introduces the Chief Actors and a Few Mysteries.
    • Introduces the Chief Actors and a Few Mysteries.
    • Chapter Two.
      • Harks back a little.
    • Harks back a little.
    • Chapter Three.
      • Describes the Deed of an Amateur Matador and the Work of a Rough-and-Ready Shoemaker.
    • Describes the Deed of an Amateur Matador and the Work of a Rough-and-Ready Shoemaker.
    • Chapter Four.
      • The Doctor finds Unexpected Work in the Wilderness, and a Mysterious Stranger is Introduced.
    • The Doctor finds Unexpected Work in the Wilderness, and a Mysterious Stranger is Introduced.
    • Chapter Five.
      • The Outlaw’s Friends. Threatened Danger curiously Averted.
    • The Outlaw’s Friends. Threatened Danger curiously Averted.
    • Chapter Six.
      • The Guide becomes Communicative, and tells of Terrible Doings.
    • The Guide becomes Communicative, and tells of Terrible Doings.
    • Chapter Seven.
      • Describes a Meek Mother and Crocodile-Son. Journey Resumed and Strange Treatment of the King of the Waters.
    • Describes a Meek Mother and Crocodile-Son. Journey Resumed and Strange Treatment of the King of the Waters.
    • Chapter Eight.
      • A Friend appears unexpectedly, and our Travellers spend a Disturbed Night.
    • A Friend appears unexpectedly, and our Travellers spend a Disturbed Night.
    • Chapter Nine.
      • A Jovial Chief, and New Experiences of Various Kinds.
    • A Jovial Chief, and New Experiences of Various Kinds.
    • Chapter Ten.
      • Tells of a Grand Hunt and Other Things.
    • Tells of a Grand Hunt and Other Things.
    • Chapter Eleven.
      • An Uninvited Guest appears with News that demands Instant Action.
    • An Uninvited Guest appears with News that demands Instant Action.
    • Chapter Twelve.
      • A Narrow Escape and Threatening Clouds.
    • A Narrow Escape and Threatening Clouds.
    • Chapter Thirteen.
      • Arrival at the Capital—Queen Ranavalona’s Troubles and Perplexities.
    • Arrival at the Capital—Queen Ranavalona’s Troubles and Perplexities.
    • Chapter Fourteen.
      • The Prime Minister lays Deep Plans—So does his Nephew—The Great Market-Place—A Friend in Deadly Peril, and our Three Heroes come to Grief.
    • The Prime Minister lays Deep Plans—So does his Nephew—The Great Market-Place—A Friend in Deadly Peril, and our Three Heroes come to Grief.
    • Chapter Fifteen.
      • The Spies and the Secret Meeting—The Prime Minister foiled by the Prince.
    • The Spies and the Secret Meeting—The Prime Minister foiled by the Prince.
    • Chapter Sixteen.
      • In Prison—Effects of a First Sight of Torture.
    • In Prison—Effects of a First Sight of Torture.
    • Chapter Seventeen.
      • Mamba is Succoured by one of the “Ancient Soot,” and fulfils his Mysterious Mission.
    • Mamba is Succoured by one of the “Ancient Soot,” and fulfils his Mysterious Mission.
    • Chapter Eighteen.
      • Unexpected Deliverance and Several Surprises.
    • Unexpected Deliverance and Several Surprises.
    • Chapter Nineteen.
      • A Malagasy Garden Party—The Cloud grows Blacker.
    • A Malagasy Garden Party—The Cloud grows Blacker.
    • Chapter Twenty.
      • A Great Kabàry is held, followed by Dreadful Martyrdoms.
    • A Great Kabàry is held, followed by Dreadful Martyrdoms.
    • Chapter Twenty One.
      • Mamba, Subjected to the Ordeal of the “Tangena,” escapes, but afterwards accuses himself and is Condemned.
    • Mamba, Subjected to the Ordeal of the “Tangena,” escapes, but afterwards accuses himself and is Condemned.
    • Chapter Twenty Two.
      • The Court Physician prescribes for the Queen—A Blow-up, and Mysterious Preparations for Tremendous Surprises.
    • The Court Physician prescribes for the Queen—A Blow-up, and Mysterious Preparations for Tremendous Surprises.
    • Chapter Twenty Three.
      • In which Mark carries out his Plans successfully, and powerfully astonishes himself as well as every one else.
    • In which Mark carries out his Plans successfully, and powerfully astonishes himself as well as every one else.
    • Chapter Twenty Four.
      • Flight and Pursuit of Ravonino and Rafaravavy.
    • Flight and Pursuit of Ravonino and Rafaravavy.
    • Chapter Twenty Five.
      • The Forest Refuge—Voalavo is War-like, Ravonino Peaceful, and False Friends Dangerous.
    • The Forest Refuge—Voalavo is War-like, Ravonino Peaceful, and False Friends Dangerous.
    • Chapter Twenty Six.
      • Doctor Breezy prescribes for the Queen, and attains to Temporary and “Perfik F’licity.”
    • Doctor Breezy prescribes for the Queen, and attains to Temporary and “Perfik F’licity.”
    • Chapter Twenty Seven.
      • In which a Happy Change for the Better is Disastrously Interrupted.
    • In which a Happy Change for the Better is Disastrously Interrupted.
    • Chapter Twenty Eight.
      • In which Terrible but True Martyrdoms are Described.
    • In which Terrible but True Martyrdoms are Described.
    • Chapter Twenty Nine.
      • Threatened Death Averted—Buried Alive—End of the Tyrant Queen—Revolt Crushed and Radama the Second Crowned.
    • Threatened Death Averted—Buried Alive—End of the Tyrant Queen—Revolt Crushed and Radama the Second Crowned.
    • Chapter Thirty.
      • The Last.
      • The End.
    • The Last.
    • The End.
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