In the Track of the Troops
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In the Track of the Troops

By R. M. (Robert Michael) Ballantyne
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Table of Contents
  • R.M. Ballantyne
  • "In the Track of the Troops"
    • Chapter One.
      • A Tale of Modern War.
      • Reveals the Explosive Nature of my Early Career.
    • A Tale of Modern War.
    • Reveals the Explosive Nature of my Early Career.
    • Chapter Two.
      • Is Still More Explosive than the First.
    • Is Still More Explosive than the First.
    • Chapter Three.
      • An Interview with Men in Power.
    • An Interview with Men in Power.
    • Chapter Four.
      • A Day with the Torpedoes.
    • A Day with the Torpedoes.
    • Chapter Five.
      • Terrible Torpedo Tales, Followed By Overturned Plans.
    • Terrible Torpedo Tales, Followed By Overturned Plans.
    • Chapter Six.
      • Turk and Bulgarian—A Wrestling Match and a Dispute.
    • Turk and Bulgarian—A Wrestling Match and a Dispute.
    • Chapter Seven.
      • The Black Clouds Gather.
    • The Black Clouds Gather.
    • Chapter Eight.
      • Treats of Torpedoes, Terrible Catastrophe, Unexpected Meetings, and Such Like.
    • Treats of Torpedoes, Terrible Catastrophe, Unexpected Meetings, and Such Like.
    • Chapter Nine.
      • In which Lancey is Tried, Suspected, Blown Up, Captured, Half-Hanged, Delivered, and Astonished.
    • In which Lancey is Tried, Suspected, Blown Up, Captured, Half-Hanged, Delivered, and Astonished.
    • Chapter Ten.
      • Involves Lancey in Great Perplexities, which Culminate in a Vast Surprise.
    • Involves Lancey in Great Perplexities, which Culminate in a Vast Surprise.
    • Chapter Eleven.
      • Refers to two Important Letters, and a Secret Mission.
    • Refers to two Important Letters, and a Secret Mission.
    • Chapter Twelve.
      • My First Experience of Actual War, and my Thoughts Thereon.
    • My First Experience of Actual War, and my Thoughts Thereon.
    • Chapter Thirteen.
      • Shews what Sometimes Happens in the Track of Troops.
    • Shews what Sometimes Happens in the Track of Troops.
    • Chapter Fourteen.
      • Tells More of what Occasionally Happens in the Track of Troops.
    • Tells More of what Occasionally Happens in the Track of Troops.
    • Chapter Fifteen.
      • Simtova—New Views of War—Lancey Goes to the Front, and Sees Service, and Gets a Scare.
    • Simtova—New Views of War—Lancey Goes to the Front, and Sees Service, and Gets a Scare.
    • Chapter Sixteen.
      • Lancey gets Embroiled in Troubles, and Sees some Peculiar Service.
    • Lancey gets Embroiled in Troubles, and Sees some Peculiar Service.
    • Chapter Seventeen.
      • In which some Desperate Enterprises are Undertaken.
    • In which some Desperate Enterprises are Undertaken.
    • Chapter Eighteen.
      • Treats of one of our Great Ironclads.
    • Treats of one of our Great Ironclads.
    • Chapter Nineteen.
      • Describes a Stirring Fight.
    • Describes a Stirring Fight.
    • Chapter Twenty.
      • Treats of War and some of its “Glorious” Results.
    • Treats of War and some of its “Glorious” Results.
    • Chapter Twenty One.
      • More of the Results of War.
    • More of the Results of War.
    • Chapter Twenty Two.
      • The Fall of Plevna.
    • The Fall of Plevna.
    • Chapter Twenty Three.
      • Woe to the “Auburn Hair!” After the Battle—Prowling Villains Punished.
    • Woe to the “Auburn Hair!” After the Battle—Prowling Villains Punished.
    • Chapter Twenty Four.
      • Farewell to Sanda Pasha—A Scuffle, and an Unexpected Meeting.
    • Farewell to Sanda Pasha—A Scuffle, and an Unexpected Meeting.
    • Chapter Twenty Five.
      • Describes a Wreck, and the Triumph of Love.
    • Describes a Wreck, and the Triumph of Love.
    • Chapter Twenty Six.
      • Some More of War’s Consequences.
      • The End.
    • Some More of War’s Consequences.
    • The End.
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