The captain and "the cannibal" : an epic story of exploration, kidnapping, and the Broadway stage /

"Sailing the uncharted waters of the Pacific in 1830, Captain Benjamin Morrell of Connecticut became the first outsider to encounter the inhabitants of a small island off New Guinea. The contact quickly turned violent, fatal cannons were fired, and Morrell abducted young Dako, a hostage so shoc...

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Main Author: Fairhead, James, 1962- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New Haven : Yale University Press, [2015]
Series:New directions in narrative history.
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University of Illinois at Chicago

Location: Daley Library - Book Stacks

Call Number: DU740.6 .F35 2015
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