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Chapter 1THE JACKET.
Chapter 2HOMEWARD BOUND.
Chapter 3A GLANCE AT THE PRINCIPAL DIVISIONS, INTO WHICH A MAN-OF-WAR'S CREW IS DIVIDED.
Chapter 4JACK CHASE.
Chapter 5JACK CHASE ON A SPANISH QUARTER-DECK.
Chapter 6THE QUARTER-DECK OFFICERS, WARRANT OFFICERS, AND BERTH-DECK UNDERLINGS OF A MAN-OF-WAR; WHERE THEY LIVE IN THE SHIP; HOW THEY LIVE; THEIR SOCIAL STANDING ON SHIP-BOARD; AND WHAT SORT OF GENTLEMEN THEY ARE.
Chapter 7BREAKFAST, DINNER, AND SUPPER.
Chapter 8SELVAGEE CONTRASTED WITH MAD-JACK.
Chapter 9OF THE POCKETS THAT WERE IN THE JACKET.
Chapter 10FROM POCKETS TO PICKPOCKETS.
Chapter 11THE PURSUIT OF POETRY UNDER DIFFICULTIES.
Chapter 12THE GOOD OR BAD TEMPER OF MEN-OF-WAR'S MEN, IN A GREAT DEGREE, ATTRIBUTABLE TO THEIR PARTICULAR STATIONS AND DUTIES ABOARD SHIP.
Chapter 13A MAN-OF-WAR HERMIT IN A MOB.
Chapter 14A DRAUGHT IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 15A SALT-JUNK CLUB IN A MAN-OF-WAR, WITH A NOTICE TO QUIT.
Chapter 16GENERAL TRAINING IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 17AWAY! SECOND, THIRD, AND FOURTH CUTTERS, AWAY!
Chapter 18A MAN-OF-WAR FULL AS A NUT.
Chapter 19THE JACKET ALOFT.
Chapter 20HOW THEY SLEEP IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 21ONE REASON WHY MEN-OF-WAR'S MEN ARE, GENERALLY, SHORT-LIVED.
Chapter 22WASH-DAY AND HOUSE-CLEANING IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 23THEATRICALS IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 24INTRODUCTORY TO CAPE HORN.
Chapter 25THE DOG-DAYS OFF CAPE HORN.
Chapter 26THE PITCH OF THE CAPE.
Chapter 27SOME THOUGHTS GROWING OUT OF MAD JACK'S COUNTERMANDING HIS SUPERIOR'S ORDER.
Chapter 28EDGING AWAY.
Chapter 29THE NIGHT-WATCHES.
Chapter 30A PEEP THROUGH A PORT-HOLE AT THE SUBTERRANEAN PARTS OF A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 31THE GUNNER UNDER HATCHES.
Chapter 32A DISH OF DUNDERFUNK.
Chapter 33A FLOGGING.
Chapter 34SOME OF THE EVIL EFFECTS OF FLOGGING.
Chapter 35FLOGGING NOT LAWFUL.
Chapter 36FLOGGING NOT NECESSARY.
Chapter 37SOME SUPERIOR OLD "LONDON DOCK" FROM THE WINE-COOLERS OF NEPTUNE.
Chapter 38THE CHAPLAIN AND CHAPEL IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 39THE FRIGATE IN HARBOUR.—THE BOATS.—GRAND STATE RECEPTION OF THE COMMODORE.
Chapter 40SOME OF THE CEREMONIES IN A MAN-OF-WAR UNNECESSARY AND INJURIOUS.
Chapter 41A MAN-OF-WAR LIBRARY.
Chapter 42KILLLNG TIME IN A MAN-OF-WAR IN HARBOUR.
Chapter 43SMUGGLING IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 44A KNAVE IN OFFICE IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 45PUBLISHING POETRY IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 46THE COMMODORE ON THE POOP, AND ONE OF "THE PEOPLE" UNDER THE HANDS OF THE SURGEON.
Chapter 47AN AUCTION IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 48PURSER, PURSER'S STEWARD, AND POSTMASTER IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 49RUMOURS OF A WAR, AND HOW THEY WERE RECEIVED BY THE POPULATION OF THE NEVERSINK.
Chapter 50THE BAY OF ALL BEAUTIES.
Chapter 51ONE OF "THE PEOPLE" HAS AN AUDIENCE WITH THE COMMODORE AND THE CAPTAIN ON THE QUARTER-DECK.
Chapter 52SOMETHING CONCERNING MIDSHIPMEN.
Chapter 53SEAFARING PERSONS PECULIARLY SUBJECT TO BEING UNDER THE WEATHER.—THE EFFECTS OF THIS UPON A MAN-OF-WAR CAPTAIN.
Chapter 54"THE PEOPLE" ARE GIVEN "LIBERTY."
Chapter 55MIDSHIPMEN ENTERING THE NAVY EARLY.
Chapter 56A SHORE EMPEROR ON BOARD A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 57THE EMPEROR REVIEWS THE PEOPLE AT QUARTERS.
Chapter 58A QUARTER-DECK OFFICER BEFORE THE MAST.
Chapter 59A MAN-OF-WAR BUTTON DIVIDES TWO BROTHERS.
Chapter 60A MAN-OF-WAR'S-MAN SHOT AT.
Chapter 61THE SURGEON OF THE FLEET.
Chapter 62A CONSULTATION OF MAN-OF-WAR SURGEONS.
Chapter 63THE OPERATION.
Chapter 64MAN-OF-WAR TROPHIES.
Chapter 65A MAN-OF-WAR RACE.
Chapter 66FUN IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 67WHITE-JACKET ARRAIGNED AT THE MAST.
Chapter 68A MAN-OF-WAR FOUNTAIN, AND OTHER THINGS.
Chapter 69PRAYERS AT THE GUNS.
Chapter 70MONTHLY MUSTER ROUND THE CAPSTAN.
Chapter 71THE GENEALOGY OF THE ARTICLES OF WAR.
Chapter 72"HEREIN ARE THE GOOD ORDINANCES OF THE SEA, WHICH WISE MEN, WHO VOYAGED ROUND THE WORLD, GAVE TO OUR ANCESTORS, AND WHICH CONSTITUTE THE BOOKS OF THE SCIENCE OF GOOD CUSTOMS." —The Consulate of the Sea.
Chapter 73NIGHT AND DAY GAMBLING IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 74THE MAIN-TOP AT NIGHT.
Chapter 75"SINK, BURN, AND DESTROY." Printed Admiralty orders in time of war.
Chapter 76THE CHAINS.
Chapter 77THE HOSPITAL IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 78DISMAL TIMES IN THE MESS.
Chapter 79HOW MAN-OF-WAR'S-MEN DIE AT SEA.
Chapter 80THE LAST STITCH.
Chapter 81HOW THEY BURY A MAN-OF-WAR'S-MAN AT SEA.
Chapter 82WHAT REMAINS OF A MAN-OF-WAR'S-MAN AFTER HIS BURIAL AT SEA.
Chapter 83A MAN-OF-WAR COLLEGE.
Chapter 84MAN-OF-WAR BARBERS.
Chapter 85THE GREAT MASSACRE OF THE BEARDS.
Chapter 86THE REBELS BROUGHT TO THE MAST.
Chapter 87OLD USHANT AT THE GANGWAY.
Chapter 88FLOGGING THROUGH THE FLEET.
Chapter 89THE SOCIAL STATE IN A MAN-OF-WAR.
Chapter 90THE MANNING OF NAVIES.
Chapter 91SMOKING-CLUB IN A MAN-OF-WAR, WITH SCENES ON THE GUN-DECK DRAWING NEAR HOME.
Chapter 92THE LAST OF THE JACKET.
Chapter 93CABLE AND ANCHOR ALL CLEAR.

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