Meridiana: The adventures of three Englishmen and three Russians in South Africa


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Three Englishmen and Three Russians travel across the width of South Africa to measure a meridian. The outbreak of the Crimean War makes the Russians enemy agents in an English colony. Summary by Kim. (5 hr 28 min)

Chapters

Ch 1 - On the Banks of the Orange River 18:09 Read by Ryan
Ch 2 - Official Presentations 12:05 Read by Ryan
Ch 3 - The Land Journey 14:56 Read by BettyB
Ch 4 - A Few Words About the "Metre" 14:27 Read by Mike Pelton
Ch 5 - A Hottentot Village 15:15 Read by Mike Pelton
Ch 6 - Better Acquaintances 15:28 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Ch 7 - The Base of the Triangle 16:03 Read by Mike Pelton
Ch 8 - The Twenty-fourth Meridian 9:03 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Ch 9 - The Kraal 19:07 Read by Mike Pelton
Ch 10 - The Rapid 10:07 Read by Wayne Anderson
Ch 11 - A Missing Companion 12:22 Read by ToddHW
Ch 12- A Station to Sir John's Liking 13:15 Read by ToddHW
Ch 13 - Pacification by Fire 10:09 Read by Joseph DeNoia
Ch 14 - A Declaration of War 9:48 Read by Joseph DeNoia
Ch 15 - A Geometric Progression 13:19 Read by GentleJim
Ch 16 - Danger in Disguise 15:00 Read by timli
Ch 17 - An Unexpected Blight 14:26 Read by Joseph DeNoia
Ch 18 - The Desert 20:32 Read by timli
Ch 19 - Science Undaunted 10:33 Read by Joseph DeNoia
Ch 20 - Standing a Seige 12:16 Read by Joseph DeNoia
Ch 21 - Suspense 12:00 Read by Joseph DeNoia
Ch 22 - Hide and Seek 28:20 Read by timli
Ch 23 - Homeward Bound 11:46 Read by BettyB