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Published by Harper & brothers in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Bounty (Ship),
  • Pitcairn Island.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementWith an authentic account of the mutiny of the ship Bounty, and of the subsequent fortunes of the mutineers.
SeriesThe family library -- no. [31], Family library -- v. 31.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, [13]-303 p., [2] p. of plates :
Number of Pages303
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22865434M
OCLC/WorldCa29757359

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A description of Pitcairn's island and its inhabitants with an authentic account of the mutiny of the ship Bounty, and of the subsequent fortunes of the mutineers / . Polynesian settlement and extinction. The earliest known settlers of the Pitcairn Islands were Polynesians who appear to have lived on Pitcairn and Henderson, and on Mangareva Island kilometres ( mi) to the northwest, for several centuries. They traded goods and formed social ties among the three islands despite the long canoe voyages between them, which helped the small populations on Calling code: + The People of Pitcairn Island. The majority of Pitcairn Islanders are descended from the nine mutineers of His Majesty’s Armed Vessel Bounty who, led by Fletcher Christian, landed on unihabited Pitcairn Island in with six Polynesian men, twelve Polynesian women, and an infant girl. These European and Polynesian roots can be clearly seen. Pitcairn's Island is the most ambitious of the three books in the Bounty Trilogy. In fact, it is likely the most ambitious book Nordhoff and Hall ever undertook. In relating the story of the Bounty mutineers' escape and exile, the authors dispense with earlier perspectives and their wide epic sweeps/5.