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The great taboo

Author: Grant Allen
Publisher: [Auckland, New Zealand] : The Floating Press, 1890. ©2013
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Canadian-born Grant Allen was a highly prolific and multi-talented writer who achieved literary acclaim in a number of genres, spanning nonfiction and fiction alike. The Great Taboo is a high seas adventure that will appeal to fans of H. Rider Haggard, Patrick O''Brian, and Jules Verne.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Allen, Grant.
Great Taboo.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2014
Named Person: Grant Allen; Grant Allen
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Grant Allen
ISBN: 9781776581801 1776581806 9781776581795 1776581792
OCLC Number: 891385987
Description: 1 online resource (260 pages)
Contents: Title; Contents; Preface; Chapter I --
In Mid Pacific; Chapter II --
The Temple of the Deity; Chapter III --
Land; but What Land?; Chapter IV --
The Guests of Heaven; Chapter V --
Enrolled in Olympus; Chapter VI --
First Days in Boupari; Chapter VII --
Interchange of Civilities; Chapter VIII --
The Customs of Boupari; Chapter IX --
Sowing the Wind; Chapter X --
Reaping the Whirlwind; Chapter XI --
After the Storm; Chapter XII --
A Point of Theology; Chapter XIII --
As Between Gods; Chapter XIV --
""Mr. Thurstan, I Presume""; Chapter XV --
The Secret of Korong; Chapter XVI --
A Very Faint Clue. Chapter XVII --
Facing the WorstChapter XVIII --
Tu-Kila-Kila Plays a Card; Chapter XIX --
Domestic Bliss; Chapter XX --
Council of War; Chapter XXI --
Methuselah Gives Sign; Chapter XXII --
Tantalizing, Very; Chapter XXIII --
A Message from the Dead; Chapter XXIV --
An Unfinished Tale; Chapter XXV --
Tu-Kila-Kila Strikes; Chapter XXVI --
A Rash Resolve; Chapter XXVII --
A Strange Ally; Chapter XXVIII --
Wager of Battle; Chapter XXIX --
Victory-And After?; Chapter XXX --
Suspense; Chapter XXXI --
At Sea: Off Boupari; Chapter XXXII --
The Downfall of a Pantheon.
Responsibility: Grant Allen.

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Canadian-born Grant Allen was a highly prolific and multi-talented writer who achieved literary acclaim in a number of genres, spanning nonfiction and fiction alike. The Great Taboo is a high seas adventure that will appeal to fans of H. Rider Haggard, Patrick O''Brian, and Jules Verne.

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