One day, many years ago, a brig cast off from her moorings, and sailed from a British port for the Polar Seas That brig never came back Many a hearty cheer was given, many a kind wish was uttered, many a handkerchief was waved, and many a tearful eye gazed that day as the vessel left Old England, and steered her course into the unknown regions of the far north. Free Read Fast in the Ice [ By ] R.M. Ballantyne [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com
R M Ballantyne was a Scottish writer of juvenile fiction.Born Robert Michael Ballantyne in Edinburgh, he was part of a famous family of printers and publishers At the age of 16 he went to Canada and where he served for six years with the Hudson s Bay Company He returned to Scotland in 1847, and published his first book the following year, Hudson s Bay or Life in the Wilds of North America For some time he was employed by Messrs Constable, the publishers, but in 1856 he gave up business for literature, and began the series of adventure stories for the young with which his name is popularly associated.
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