The Dog Crusoe and His Master



作者:Robert Michael Ballantyne[原作] ;甦活中英文編輯所[編輯]


出版社:Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation 甦活全球網路

出版地:Salt Lake City, UT. 臺北市

格式:EPUB 流式


Who doesn't like a story that involves a great dog and his young master and friends? In this book you will share their action packed journey and adventures as they wander through the Western prairies with a mission to bring peace between the white population and the assorted Indian tribes. They face many perils and become heroes many times over.

  • The Dog Crusoe and His Master(p.navPoint-1)
  • A Story of Adventure in the Western Prairies(p.navPoint-1)
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  • Robert Michael Ballantyne(p.navPoint-1)
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  • CHAPTER I.(p.navPoint-6)
  • The backwoods settlement—Crusoe’s parentage, and early history—The agonizing pains and sorrows of his puppyhood, and other interesting matters.(p.navPoint-6)
  • CHAPTER II.(p.navPoint-8)
  • A shooting–match and its consequences—New friends introduced to the reader—Crusoe and his mother change masters.(p.navPoint-8)
  • CHAPTER III.(p.navPoint-10)
  • Speculative remarks with which the reader may or may not agree—An old woman—Hopes and wishes commingled with hard facts—The dog Crusoe’s education begun.(p.navPoint-10)
  • CHAPTER IV.(p.navPoint-12)
  • Our hero enlarged upon—Grumps.(p.navPoint-12)
  • CHAPTER V.(p.navPoint-14)
  • A mission of peace—Unexpected joys—Dick and Crusoe set off for the land of the Redskins, and meet with adventures by the way as a matter of course—Night in the wild woods.(p.navPoint-14)
  • CHAPTER VI.(p.navPoint-16)
  • The great prairies of the far west—A remarkable colony discovered, and a miserable night endured.(p.navPoint-16)
  • CHAPTER VII.(p.navPoint-18)
  • The "wallering" peculiarities of buffalo bulls—The first buffalo hunt and its consequences—Crusoe comes to the rescue—Pawnees discovered—A monster buffalo hunt—Joe acts the part of ambassador.(p.navPoint-18)
  • CHAPTER VIII.(p.navPoint-20)
  • Dick and his friends visit the Indians and see many wonders—Crusoe, too, experiences a few surprises, and teaches Indian dogs a lesson—An Indian dandy—A foot–race.(p.navPoint-20)
  • CHAPTER IX.(p.navPoint-22)
  • Crusoe acts a conspicuous and humane part—A friend gained—A great feast.(p.navPoint-22)
  • CHAPTER X.(p.navPoint-24)
  • Perplexities—Our hunters plan their escape—Unexpected interruption—The tables turned—Crusoe mounts guard—The escape.(p.navPoint-24)
  • CHAPTER XI.(p.navPoint-26)
  • Evening meditations and morning reflections—Buffaloes, badgers, antelopes, and accidents—An old bull and the wolves—"Mad tails"—Henri floored, etc.(p.navPoint-26)
  • CHAPTER XII.(p.navPoint-28)
  • Wanderings on the prairie—A war party—Chased by Indians—A bold leap for life.(p.navPoint-28)
  • CHAPTER XIII.(p.navPoint-30)
  • Escape from Indians—A discovery—Alone in the desert.(p.navPoint-30)
  • CHAPTER XIV.(p.navPoint-32)
  • Crusoe’s return, and his private adventures among the Indians—Dick at a very low ebb—Crusoe saves him.(p.navPoint-32)
  • CHAPTER XV.(p.navPoint-34)
  • Health and happiness return—Incidents of the journey—A buffalo shot—A wild horse "creased"—Dick’s battle with a mustang.(p.navPoint-34)
  • CHAPTER XVI.(p.navPoint-36)
  • Dick becomes a horse tamer—Resumes his journey—Charlie’s doings—Misfortunes which lead to, but do not terminate in, the Rocky Mountains—A grizzly bear.(p.navPoint-36)
  • CHAPTER XVII.(p.navPoint-38)
  • Dick’s first fight with a grizzly—Adventure with a deer—A surprise.(p.navPoint-38)
  • CHAPTER XVIII.(p.navPoint-40)
  • A surprise, and a piece of good news—The fur–traders—Crusoe proved, and the Peigans pursued.(p.navPoint-40)
  • CHAPTER XIX.(p.navPoint-42)
  • Adventures with the Peigans—Crusoe does good service as a discoverer—The savages outwitted—The rescue.(p.navPoint-42)
  • CHAPTER XX.(p.navPoint-44)
  • New plans—Our travellers join the fur–traders, and see many strange things—A curious fight—A narrow escape, and a prisoner taken.(p.navPoint-44)
  • CHAPTER XXI.(p.navPoint-46)
  • Wolves attack the horses, and Cameron circumvents the wolves—A bear–hunt, in which Henri shines conspicuous—Joe and the "Natter–list"—An alarm—A surprise and a capture.(p.navPoint-46)
  • CHAPTER XXII.(p.navPoint-48)
  • Charlie’s adventures with savages and bears—Trapping life.(p.navPoint-48)
  • CHAPTER XXIII.(p.navPoint-50)
  • Savage sports—Living cataracts—An alarm—Indians and their doings—The stampede—Charlie again.(p.navPoint-50)
  • CHAPTER XXIV.(p.navPoint-52)
  • Plans and prospects—Dick becomes home–sick, and Henri metaphysical—Indians attack the camp—A blow–up.(p.navPoint-52)
  • CHAPTER XXV.(p.navPoint-54)
  • Dangers of the prairie—Our travellers attacked by Indians, and delivered in a remarkable manner.(p.navPoint-54)
  • CHAPTER XXVI.(p.navPoint-56)
  • Anxious fears followed by a joyful surprise—Safe home at last, and happy hearts.(p.navPoint-56)
  • CHAPTER XXVII.(p.navPoint-58)
  • Rejoicings—The feast at the block–house—Grumps and Crusoe come out strong—The closing scene.(p.navPoint-58)
  • Footnotes(p.navPoint-60)