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Gibraltar | John Stoddard's Lectures



Gibraltar. Illustrated and embellished with views of the world's famous places and people, being the identical discourses delivered during the past eighteen years under the title of the Stoddard lectures.

TitleGibraltar - John L. Stoddard's Lectures
AuthorJohn L. Stoddard
PublisherNorwood Press
Year1901
Copyright1901, John L. Stoddard
AmazonJohn L. Stoddard's Lectures 13 Volume Set
-Gibraltar
Isolated points of the earth's surface, whether they project as promontories into the ocean, or pierce as mountains the incomparably vaster sea of space, possess an element of mystery that fascinat...
-Gibraltar. Part 2
A Cruel Coast. The Northern Pillar Of Hercules. Mount Calpe, Now Gibraltar. A Follower Of Mohammed. A Descendant Of The Conquerors. This was no short-lived conquest. The grand old ...
-Gibraltar. Part 3
Under The Cliffs. Landing In The Tender. The Couchant Monster. A Protected Anchorage. A Harbor View. The town presents a curious medley of Great Britain and the Orient. Over the doors...
-Gibraltar. Part 4
Within these rugged cliffs goes on a life whose aim is to be lifedestroying. Beneath the surface of the promontory winds a labyrinth of galleries, as if it were a mighty ant-hill, whose formic colony ...
-Gibraltar. Part 5
Inside The Spanish Lines. On that occasion the united fleets of France and Spain, consisting of more than fifty line-of-battle ships and many small vessels, made an attempt to take the fortress, t...
-Gibraltar. Part 6
A Guarded Causeway. Europa Point. It was already evening when we left Gibraltar and glided swiftly toward the Orient. As we swept eastward through the Straits the coast of Africa was the first...









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