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Kaptajnen paa 15 Aar

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Author: Jules Verne
Language: Danish
Wordcount: 38,831 / 122 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 1,313
Added to site: 2010.08.07
mnybks.net#: 28653
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Adventure
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de forenede Stater i Amerika, hvor han allerede for mange Aar siden havde faaet sin Frihed ved Loven om Slaveriets Ophør. Hans Kammerater var alle Sønner af forhenværende Slaver, der dog var frigivne før Børnenes Fødsel. Disse Sorte havde altsaa forladt Amerika som fri Mænd for at gaa i Tjeneste hos en Englænder, der ejede store Landstrækninger i Australien, og nu vilde de, efter at have arbejdet hos ham i fem Aar og for en meget god Løn, have rejst hjem til de forenede Stater.

Men det Skib, "Waldeck", hvormed de foretog Rejsen som betalende Passagerer, var en mørk Nat sidst i December blevet paasejlet af en stor Damper. Negrene havde sovet, da Sammenstødet fandt Sted, og da de kom op paa Dækket, var hele Besætningen forsvunden, de var ene ombord paa et Vrag, og tolvhundrede Sømil fra det nærmeste Land.

I det Tidsrum af 10 Dage, der var forløbet imellem Skibets Paasejling og deres Fre

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