This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 Excerpt: ...astray in a single instance. "Down with your weapons!" roared Smith. "And every man of you ashore!" For a moment it looked as if they had more than half a mind to try their strength with us, but they must have realised that we held them wholly at our mercy and that at a word from Smith we would have killed the half of ...