The Wonder Island Boys: Exploring the Island
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The Wonder Island Boys: Exploring the Island

By Roger Thompson Finlay
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  • The Project Gutenberg eBook, The Wonder Island Boys: Exploring the Island, by Roger Thompson Finlay
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  • The Wonder Island Boys
    • EXPLORING THE ISLAND
      • ROGER T. FINLAY
        • ILLUSTRATED
        • THE NEW YORK BOOK COMPANY New York Copyright 1914
      • ILLUSTRATED
      • THE NEW YORK BOOK COMPANY New York Copyright 1914
      • "Before they had gone 20 feet, a large leopard-like animal sprang transversely across their path"
    • ROGER T. FINLAY
      • ILLUSTRATED
      • THE NEW YORK BOOK COMPANY New York Copyright 1914
    • ILLUSTRATED
    • THE NEW YORK BOOK COMPANY New York Copyright 1914
    • "Before they had gone 20 feet, a large leopard-like animal sprang transversely across their path"
    • CONTENTS
    • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
    • List of Figures
    • EXPLORING THE ISLAND
    • CHAPTER I
      • THE FOURTH VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY
      • Fig 1. The Orang-outan
    • THE FOURTH VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY
    • Fig 1. The Orang-outan
    • CHAPTER II
      • THE MYSTERIOUS LIGHTS
      • Fig. 2 Types of Arrow-Heads.
    • THE MYSTERIOUS LIGHTS
    • Fig. 2 Types of Arrow-Heads.
    • CHAPTER III
      • THE BEAR FIGHT
      • Fig 3 The Bear
      • Fig. 4. Diagram of Their Trip
      • Fig. 5. Bevel Square
      • Fig. 6. Sighting the Direction
    • THE BEAR FIGHT
    • Fig 3 The Bear
    • Fig. 4. Diagram of Their Trip
    • Fig. 5. Bevel Square
    • Fig. 6. Sighting the Direction
    • CHAPTER IV
      • THE DISAPPEARANCE OF THE YAKS
      • Fig. 7. Threshing Flail.
      • Fig. 8. Imperfectly leavened. Perfectly Leavened. Samples of Bread
      • Fig. 9. Air Pocket.
    • THE DISAPPEARANCE OF THE YAKS
    • Fig. 7. Threshing Flail.
    • Fig. 8. Imperfectly leavened. Perfectly Leavened. Samples of Bread
    • Fig. 9. Air Pocket.
    • CHAPTER V
      • AN EXCITING HUNT
      • Fig. 10. Normal Crust of the Earth
      • Fig. 11. Mountain Upheaval
      • Fig. 12. Branch of the Camphor Tree.
    • AN EXCITING HUNT
    • Fig. 10. Normal Crust of the Earth
    • Fig. 11. Mountain Upheaval
    • Fig. 12. Branch of the Camphor Tree.
    • CHAPTER VI
      • HUNTING VEGETABLES AND PLANTS
      • Fig. 13. Tanning Vat.
      • Fig. 14. Serrate. Fig. 15. Bi-serrate.
      • Fig. 16. Dentate. Fig. 17. Crenate.
      • Fig. 18. Cave Entrance.
    • HUNTING VEGETABLES AND PLANTS
    • Fig. 13. Tanning Vat.
    • Fig. 14. Serrate. Fig. 15. Bi-serrate.
    • Fig. 16. Dentate. Fig. 17. Crenate.
    • Fig. 18. Cave Entrance.
    • CHAPTER VII
      • INVESTIGATING THE PROSPECTOR'S HOLE
      • Fig. 19. Fig. 20. Luxurious vegetation around stone and hole.
    • INVESTIGATING THE PROSPECTOR'S HOLE
    • Fig. 19. Fig. 20. Luxurious vegetation around stone and hole.
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • THE BULL FIGHT
      • Fig. 21. Fruit and Flower of Vanilla.
      • "George saw his peril and now realized that he could not possibly reach a place of safety"
      • Fig. 22. The Mysterious Brand on the Yak.
      • Fig. 23. Measuring Sound Pitch.
    • THE BULL FIGHT
    • Fig. 21. Fruit and Flower of Vanilla.
    • "George saw his peril and now realized that he could not possibly reach a place of safety"
    • Fig. 22. The Mysterious Brand on the Yak.
    • Fig. 23. Measuring Sound Pitch.
    • CHAPTER IX
      • EXCITING EXPERIENCES WITH THE BOATS
      • Fig. 24. Thermometer.
    • EXCITING EXPERIENCES WITH THE BOATS
    • Fig. 24. Thermometer.
    • CHAPTER X
      • THE BIRTHDAY PARTY; AND THE SURPRISE
      • Fig. 25. Primary Battery
      • Fig. 26. Template for Drawing Wire.
      • "'What is this, a party?' said the professor. 'Yes, a birthday party,' said Harry"
    • THE BIRTHDAY PARTY; AND THE SURPRISE
    • Fig. 25. Primary Battery
    • Fig. 26. Template for Drawing Wire.
    • "'What is this, a party?' said the professor. 'Yes, a birthday party,' said Harry"
    • CHAPTER XI
      • THE GRUESOME SKELETON
      • Fig. 27. Complete Battery with connections.
      • Fig. 28. Human Skull
    • THE GRUESOME SKELETON
    • Fig. 27. Complete Battery with connections.
    • Fig. 28. Human Skull
    • CHAPTER XII
      • THE DISTANT SHIP AND ITS DISAPPEARANCE
      • Fig. 29. Potters Wheel.
      • Fig. 30. Forming blade for inside of Crock.
      • Fig. 31. The Electric Arc.
      • Fig. 32. The Cave, and how it was charted.
    • THE DISTANT SHIP AND ITS DISAPPEARANCE
    • Fig. 29. Potters Wheel.
    • Fig. 30. Forming blade for inside of Crock.
    • Fig. 31. The Electric Arc.
    • Fig. 32. The Cave, and how it was charted.
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • THE EXCITING HUNT IN THE FOREST
      • Fig. 33. Betel Nut.
      • Fig. 34. The Giant Ant-eater
      • Fig. 35. Chart Showing How the Boys Were Lost
    • THE EXCITING HUNT IN THE FOREST
    • Fig. 33. Betel Nut.
    • Fig. 34. The Giant Ant-eater
    • Fig. 35. Chart Showing How the Boys Were Lost
    • CHAPTER XIV
      • THE RAISING OF THE FLAG AND ANGEL'S PART IN IT
      • Fig. 36. Pole raising.
      • "Red Angel saw George's design, and without saying a word he slowly descended"
    • THE RAISING OF THE FLAG AND ANGEL'S PART IN IT
    • Fig. 36. Pole raising.
    • "Red Angel saw George's design, and without saying a word he slowly descended"
    • CHAPTER XV
      • MYSTERIOUS HAPPENINGS ON THE ISLAND
      • Fig. 37. Making Sheet Glass.
      • Fig. 38. Grafting. Fig. 39. Budding. Fig. 40. Inarching.
    • MYSTERIOUS HAPPENINGS ON THE ISLAND
    • Fig. 37. Making Sheet Glass.
    • Fig. 38. Grafting. Fig. 39. Budding. Fig. 40. Inarching.
    • CHAPTER XVI
      • DISCOVERY OF THE SAVAGES' HUTS
    • DISCOVERY OF THE SAVAGES' HUTS
    • CHAPTER XVII
      • THE GRIM EVIDENCE IN THE HILLS
    • THE GRIM EVIDENCE IN THE HILLS
    • CHAPTER XVIII
      • STRANGE DISCOVERY OF A COMPANION LIFEBOAT
    • STRANGE DISCOVERY OF A COMPANION LIFEBOAT
    • GLOSSARY OF WORDS USED IN TEXT
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