Voyage: A Novel of 1896

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Sheridan House, Inc., Oct 1, 1999 - Fiction - 700 pages
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The maiden voyage of the five-masted, iron-hulled Neptune's Car from Freeport, Maine, around the Horn to San Francisco provides the setting for a novel which portrays the diversity and color of American society at the turn of the century
 

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Hayden's wonderful 1976 novel is a historical page-turner with a social conscience. The book compares the treatment of the rich and poor as it juxtaposes the journeys of the pampered daughter of a ... Read full review

Contents

The Bohemian
21
The Brothel
31
Harwar the Wrecker
40
Carmack the Anarch
50
Heiress
58
The Missioner
64
The Bindle Stiff
76
Tabernacle
87
Interment Under the Horn
353
Cross of Gold
361
Three Cheers for the Atalantans
374
Anvil in the Wind
385
Ironia
397
Eclipsed
404
And My Heart Is Broke Almost
412
Malice
419

Man Alone
102
Crosswinds
125
The New Mate Comes and Goes
131
Coal for California
149
The Bodymongers
156
BOOK
167
Dross
175
Bold Vagabonds West
181
Horse Latitudes
188
Trade Winds
197
Vagabond Days by the Bay
207
Hjalmars Girls
213
Antagony
224
Hot Ship
230
Crossroads
243
The Other Man
252
The Anvil
263
Neptunes Car Under the Horn
275
Vagabonds in Paradise
288
Lois Versus Monty
291
Transit of Venus
302
BurtRau
315
Down Kennebec
323
The Gold Train
329
Respite
335
Red Front
342
Requital
425
Sombrous Seas
436
Redwood Coast
458
A Perilous Traverse
469
East of TahitiWest of Callao
479
Oceania
485
Cynthia Cuttings Diary
491
Flux
500
Twilight and Beyond
516
Focsle Waltz
523
Hills of Home
543
Hail and Farewell
550
Alienage
565
The Sea Stiffs Syndicate
571
The GlobeTrotter
580
Bitter Waters
593
Dreg Roots
600
Harwar The Old Ship Wrecker
606
Pharos
617
The Promised Land
630
Time and Tide
643
In Memoriam Percy SnowAn Open Letter
651
Ironia Friday November 20 1896
662
Ironia Saturday November 21 1896
669
Beyond the Bar
696
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