A Winter Amid the Ice by Jules Verne

A Winter Amid the Ice by Jules Verne

Another of Jules Verne's thrilling stories, this one was written in 1855. Jean Cornbutte decides to refit a ship and find his son Louis and members of the crew when the ship Jeune-Hardie doesn't return from sea. Accompanying Jean on this voyage is his son's fiancee, Marie, and the man who would be is son's rival for her affections, the ship's first officer, Andre Vasling. When the ship is found the only thing to do is survive the bitter cold and the rivalry.

Content

Chapter 1. The Black Flag

Chapter 2. Jean Cornbutte’s Project

Chapter 3. A Ray of Hope

Chapter 4. In the Passes

Chapter 5. Liverpool Island

Chapter 6. The Quaking of the Ice

Chapter 7. Settling for the Winter

Chapter 8. Plan of the Explorations

Chapter 9. The House of Snow

Chapter 10. Buried Alive

Chapter 11. A Cloud of Smoke

Chapter 12. The Return to the Ship

Chapter 13. The Two Rivals

Chapter 14. Distress

Chapter 15. The White Bears

Chapter 16. Conclusion