Rock of Exile; A Narrative Of Trustan Da Cunha

By: Booy, D.M.

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Original orange cloth on boards. A small island in the South Atlantic, a bit closer to Africa than to South America. A Scots soldier claimed it in 1817, and stayed on. Shipwreck-stranded sailors and missionaries came and went. Fifteen male settlers were lost as they rowed out to a supply ship in 1885. At the time of the author's first arrival in 1942, there were about 200 persons living on the island. 196 pp.

Title: Rock of Exile; A Narrative Of Trustan Da Cunha

Author Name: Booy, D.M.

Categories: Travel,

Edition: First - First Published in 1957

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons Limited: 1957

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 009112

Keywords: NOISBN Travel