In Search of the Castaways by Jules Verne

In Search of the Castaways by Jules Verne

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The book tells the story of the quest for Captain Grant of the Britannia. After finding a bottle cast into the ocean by the captain himself after the Britannia is shipwrecked, Lord and Lady Glenarvan of Scotland decide to launch a rescue expedition. The main difficulty is that the coordinates of the wreckage are mostly erased, and only the latitude (37 degrees) is known.Lord Glenarvan makes it his quest to find Grant; together with his wife, Grant’s children and the crew of his yacht the Duncan they set off for South America. An unexpected passenger in the form of French geographer Jacques Paganel joins the search. They explore Patagonia, Tristan da Cunha Island, Amsterdam Island, Australia and new Zeland and find Captain Grant at last. (Summary from Wikipedia.)
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The book tells the story of the quest for Captain Grant of the Britannia. After finding a bottle cast into the ocean by the captain himself after the Britannia is shipwrecked, Lord and Lady Glenarvan of Scotland decide to launch a rescue expedition. The main difficulty is that the coordinates of the wreckage are mostly erased, and only the latitude (37 degrees) is known.Lord Glenarvan makes it his quest to find Grant; together with his wife, Grant’s children and the crew of his yacht the Duncan they set off for South America. An unexpected passenger in the form of French geographer Jacques Paganel joins the search. They explore Patagonia, Tristan da Cunha Island, Amsterdam Island, Australia and new Zeland and find Captain Grant at last. (Summary from Wikipedia.)
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27 – A new Destination

06 Dec 2020 | 16 mins 33 secs

27 – A new Destinati...

06 Dec 2020 | 16 mins 33 secs

28 – Tristan DAcunha and ...

05 Dec 2020 | 09 mins 57 secs

28 – Tristan DAcunha...

05 Dec 2020 | 09 mins 57 secs

29 – Cape Town and M. Vio...

04 Dec 2020 | 10 mins 16 secs

29 – Cape Town and M...

04 Dec 2020 | 10 mins 16 secs

30 – A Wager And How Deci...

03 Dec 2020 | 14 mins 52 secs

30 – A Wager And How...

03 Dec 2020 | 14 mins 52 secs

31 – The Storm on the Ind...

02 Dec 2020 | 17 mins 01 sec

31 – The Storm on th...

02 Dec 2020 | 17 mins 01 sec

32 – A Hospitable Colonis...

01 Dec 2020 | 18 mins 37 secs

32 – A Hospitable Co...

01 Dec 2020 | 18 mins 37 secs

33 – The Quartermaster of...

30 Nov 2020 | 20 mins 30 secs

33 – The Quartermast...

30 Nov 2020 | 20 mins 30 secs

34 – preparation for the ...

29 Nov 2020 | 15 mins 39 secs

34 – preparation for...

29 Nov 2020 | 15 mins 39 secs

35 – A Country of Paradox...

28 Nov 2020 | 12 mins 33 secs

35 – A Country of Pa...

28 Nov 2020 | 12 mins 33 secs

36 – An Accident

27 Nov 2020 | 16 mins 16 secs

36 – An Accident

27 Nov 2020 | 16 mins 16 secs

37 – Crime or Calamity

26 Nov 2020 | 14 mins 46 secs

37 – Crime or Calami...

26 Nov 2020 | 14 mins 46 secs

38 – Toline of the Lachla...

25 Nov 2020 | 19 mins 54 secs

38 – Toline of the L...

25 Nov 2020 | 19 mins 54 secs

39 – Warning

24 Nov 2020 | 16 mins 09 secs

39 – Warning

24 Nov 2020 | 16 mins 09 secs

40 – Wealth in the Wilder...

23 Nov 2020 | 21 mins 24 secs

40 – Wealth in the W...

23 Nov 2020 | 21 mins 24 secs

41 – Suspicious Occurence...

22 Nov 2020 | 23 mins 05 secs

41 – Suspicious Occu...

22 Nov 2020 | 23 mins 05 secs