Isid. They ploughed up a gravel-walk like musket-balls, and passedthrough glass-windows,making round holes, but not cracking them.When in that country,I wondered how anymountain-chain could have supplied such masses,and not have been utterly obliterated.Ulloahas remarked on the lowness of the doors in the ancient Peruviandwellings. In thecentral parts of the Chonos Archipelago (latitude 45degrees), the forest has very much thesame character with thatalong the whole west coast, for 600 miles southward to Cape Horn.Hybernation of Animals. SARMIENTO IN THE DISTANCE.It stands by itself withoutanyneighbour, and was indeed the first tree we saw; afterwards we metwith a few others ofthe same kind, but they were far from common. Tahiti. Iquique.