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Author : Joan Druett Pages : pages Publisher : Tantor Audio Language : ISBN-10 : 1515952576 ISBN-13 : 9781515952 572

Island of the Lost: Shipwrecked at the Edge of the World Auc kla nd Isla nd is a god fors ake n pla ce in the mid dle of the


Sou the rn Oce an, 285 mil es sou th of Ne w Zea lan d. Wit h yea rrou nd free zin g rain and ho wlin g win ds, it is one of the mo st for bid din g


pla ces in the wor ld. To be shi pwr eck ed the re me ans alm ost cert ain dea th. In 186 4 Cap tain Tho ma s Mus gra ve and his cre w of fou r abo ard


the sch oon er Gra fton wre ck on the sou the rn end of the isla nd. Utt erly alo ne in a den se coa stal fore st, pla gue d by stin gin g blo wfli es and rele ntle


ss rain , Cap tain Mus gra ve ins pire s his me n to tak e acti on. Wit h bar ely mo re tha n thei r bar e han ds, the y buil da cab in and , rem ark


abl y, a for ge, wh ere the y ma nuf act ure thei r tool s. Incr edi bly, at the sa me tim e on the opp osit e end of the isla nd, the Inv erc aul d wre cks


duri ng a hor ribl e stor m. Nin ete en me n sta gge r ash ore. Unli ke Cap tain Mus gra ve, the cap tain of the Inv erc aul d fall s apa rt giv en the sa


me dis mal circ um sta nce s. His me n figh t and spli t up; so me die of star vati on, oth ers tur n to can nib alis m. Onl y thr ee sur viv e. Mus gra ve


and all of his me n not onl y end ure for nea rly two yea rs, the y als o pla n thei r ow n ast oni shi ng esc ape , sett ing off on one of the mo


st cou rag eou s sea voy age s in hist ory. Island of the Lost: Shipwrecked at the Edge of the World

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