Daughters of Destiny

Daughters of Destiny
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Baum Lyman Frank. Daughters of Destiny

BOOK I. THE MAN

CHAPTER I. PRINCE KASAM OF BALUCHISTAN

CHAPTER II. THE AMERICAN COMMISSION

CHAPTER III. THE PERSIAN PHYSICIAN

CHAPTER IV. THE DAUGHTER OF THE VIZIER

CHAPTER V. THE PERIL OF BURAH KHAN

CHAPTER VI. THE MAN OF DESTINY

CHAPTER VII. DIRRAG

CHAPTER VIII. A WOMAN’S WAY

CHAPTER IX. THE SIXTH DAY

CHAPTER X. AHMED KHAN

BOOK II. THE WOMAN

CHAPTER XI. CAPTURE OF DAVID THE JEW

CHAPTER XII. THE GIRL ON THE DIVAN

CHAPTER XIII. A WILD WOOING

CHAPTER XIV. THE VEILED WOMAN

CHAPTER XV. SALAMAN

CHAPTER XVI. THE ABDUCTION

CHAPTER XVII. DAVID SELLS AN IMPORTANT SECRET

CHAPTER XVIII. THE VIZIER OPENS THE GATE

CHAPTER XIX. IN THE GARDEN OF AGAHR

CHAPTER XX. THE GIRL IN THE HAREM

CHAPTER XXI. THE CHAMBER OF DEATH

CHAPTER XXII. BY THE HAND OF ALLAH

CHAPTER XXIII. THE VENGEANCE OF MAIE

CHAPTER XXIV. THE SPIRIT OF UNREST

CHAPTER XXV. KASAM KHAN

CHAPTER XXVI. HER SERENE HIGHNESS THE KHANUM

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“What country did you say, Prince?”

“Baluchistan, my lord.”

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To be sure this native – Kasam Ullah Raab by name – was uncommunicative at first regarding the character of the Khan of Mekran or the probability of the Syndicate’s being able to negotiate for a right of way through his country; and, indeed, the Baluch could be induced to commit himself neither to criticism nor encouragement of the plan. But, after all, it was not to be supposed that much information of value could be secured from a mere guide. The main point to be considered just then was how to journey to Mekran with comfort and despatch, and incidentally the accomplishments and attainments of the guide himself.

Kasam’s charming manners and frank, handsome countenance soon won the confidence of the entire party. Even Allison Moore did not withhold his admiration for the “gentlemanly barbarian,” as Aunt Lucy called him, and the young ladies felt entirely at ease in his company.

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