101 best adventure stories

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David Irish
Ward, Lock [stamped: New Rochelle, N.Y., Sportshelf, 1960 - Travel - 256 pages
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Contents

PREFACE
15
Three times the Cyclops drained the bowl
19
CHIVALRY IN WAR
29
The Knight fell to the earth
30
Then Hercules pounced
36
SOCRATES LEAVES THE EARTH
42
1 had only a moment
47
Stanley in the Jungle
53
A STRANGE GEYSIR
143
DOG TEAMS
150
You should have heard the yell he gave
153
DRAKES FAMOUS VOYAGE
157
Rhino on the rampage
161
A GROWING VOLCANO
163
forward 168169
168
THE RED DOGS DOOM
170

BATTLE WITH ICEBERGS
56
Guy rode at full speed 6o61
61
ARABIAN BRIGANDS
70
They came up galloping
73
TROUBLE WITH THE FOREST NATIVES
84
As the boat was crossing the creek
85
FOXING THE ROBBERS
86
THE STORY OF CAPTAIN KIDD
94
AMID CANNIBALS
100
A Siege
103
CANNIBAL STRONGHOLD
107
The Ghurka fired again
110
CORTEZ IN MEXICO
116
SINGEING THE KING OF SPAINS BEARD
123
MAN AGAINST MOB
130
The apple was placed on the childs head
133
ST GEORGE AND THE DRAGON
137
Down went the butts of earth
140
I lay lazily smoking and studying the colour of the sky
177
THE BOAT BLOWS UP
178
A FAMILY FEUD
186
The fight begun then and they never got no further
187
A BRAVE BEAR HUNTER
193
THE HOLDING OF RORKES DRIFT
199
We were now pinned like rats in a hole
200
THE BATTLE OF THE NILE
205
THE GAMBLING DEN
211
The French ship received her with a broadside
221
THEY THAT GO DOWN TO THE SEA IN SHIPS
222
MALLORY OF EVEREST
228
The canoe plunged into the depths
237
AND THEY WERE SCATTERED
239
Every ten minutes the troops on the beaches were
246
THE GREATEST ESCAPE
249
SCOTTS LETTER TO THE BRITISH PUBLIC
256

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