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This book is about a young boy Harvey Cheyne who is the son of an American millionaire who owns several railroads and lumberyards in the pacific states A northeastern fishing boat rescues him when he falls into the ocean off of another larger boat on his way to Europe to finish his education The boat he falls into is called the Were Here and it is navigated by Disko Troop Harvey requests that they turn the fishing boat around and take him back to New York The fishers say how there is no way they can turn the boat around unless the receive a certain payment of around ten dollars this seems very cheep to Harvey He reaches in his pocket to pull out his wad of money it is gone and he immediately accuses the fisherman of stealing his money Now he has to see how it is to live for a little while without a ton of money and he has to do a lot of work to get food and water everynight from the fisherman He learns all there is to learn about fishing and this in turn leads to a change of heart of Harvey Harvey eventually is returned to his mother by mistake in the northeast a ship dock This is the original story of the richer boy who never had to worry about anything and then he was forced to work hard to survive among a group of hardworking fisherman This reader found this book to be not of the greatest or best quality of books he has read The book itself was a little harder to read with all the slang of the fishermans literature and the way that they speak is reflected in the way that the book was written in English writing This reader felt that the book had the same sort of theme of many other books and stories The rich boy in the
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