Adrift in a Boat
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Adrift in a Boat

By William Henry Giles Kingston
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  • W.H.G. Kingston
  • "Adrift in a Boat"
    • Chapter One.
      • The Picnic on the Sands—The Midshipman—Harry Merryweather and David Moreton Caught by the Tide—The Alarm.
    • The Picnic on the Sands—The Midshipman—Harry Merryweather and David Moreton Caught by the Tide—The Alarm.
    • Chapter Two.
      • On the Rocks—A Brave Lad—Saved—Tristram’s Fate—Still in a Boat.
    • On the Rocks—A Brave Lad—Saved—Tristram’s Fate—Still in a Boat.
    • Chapter Three.
      • Where were they?—Raw Fish—Sleep—The Brig without a Crew—An Aged Christian.
    • Where were they?—Raw Fish—Sleep—The Brig without a Crew—An Aged Christian.
    • Chapter Four.
      • A Storm—The Boat lost—A Discovery—Harry saves David’s Life—Pumping—The Strange Sail.
    • A Storm—The Boat lost—A Discovery—Harry saves David’s Life—Pumping—The Strange Sail.
    • Chapter Five.
      • Making a Raft—Afloat on it—The Grief at Home—Captain Rymer’s Appointment—The Voyage.
    • Making a Raft—Afloat on it—The Grief at Home—Captain Rymer’s Appointment—The Voyage.
    • Chapter Six.
      • On the Raft—The Shark—The Sea-fight.
    • On the Raft—The Shark—The Sea-fight.
    • Chapter Seven.
      • The Union Jack beats—The Raft still Unseen—The Privateer—Death of Old Jefferies—The French Captain.
    • The Union Jack beats—The Raft still Unseen—The Privateer—Death of Old Jefferies—The French Captain.
    • Chapter Eight.
      • The Good-natured Seamen—Pierre Lamont—David’s Employment—The Republican Officer.
    • The Good-natured Seamen—Pierre Lamont—David’s Employment—The Republican Officer.
    • Chapter Nine.
      • The Prisoners have to work—The Chase—The Merchant Ship is taken—The Boys find their Friend Captain Rymer and Mary—The Hurricane.
    • The Prisoners have to work—The Chase—The Merchant Ship is taken—The Boys find their Friend Captain Rymer and Mary—The Hurricane.
    • Chapter Ten.
      • On a Reef—Fate of the French Crew—The Island—The Shipwrecked People—The French Lieutenant L’Hirondelle.
    • On a Reef—Fate of the French Crew—The Island—The Shipwrecked People—The French Lieutenant L’Hirondelle.
    • Chapter Eleven.
      • The Rescue of the French Seamen—Mary a Prisoner to the French—Pierre delivers her—Bad Conduct of the French.
    • The Rescue of the French Seamen—Mary a Prisoner to the French—Pierre delivers her—Bad Conduct of the French.
    • Chapter Twelve.
      • The Arrival of the “Arethusa”—The French taken Prisoners—David becomes a Midshipman—The Fight and Victory—Joy at Home—The End.
      • The End.
    • The Arrival of the “Arethusa”—The French taken Prisoners—David becomes a Midshipman—The Fight and Victory—Joy at Home—The End.
    • The End.
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