Pitcairn Island Books
Books con argomento Pitcairn Island
The Pretender of Pitcairn Island
Nechtman Tillman W.
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana Cambridge Univ Pr (Hardcover)
edizioni Simon & Schuster collana Simon & Schuster (Hardcover)
Pitcairn Island -- remote and wild in the South Pacific, a place of towering cliffs and lashing surf -- is home to descendants of Fletcher Christian and the Mutiny on the Bounty crew, who fled there with a group of Tahitian maidens after deposing their captain, William Bligh, and seizing his ship in 1789.Shrouded in...
Justice, Legality and the Rule of Law
Oliver Dawn (EDT)
edizioni Oxford University Press collana (Hardcover)
A British colony of fifty souls in the Pacific Ocean, Pitcairn Island was settled by the Bounty mutineers and nineteen Polynesians in 1790. In 2004 six Pitcairn men were convicted of numerous offenses against girls and young women, committed over a thirty year period, in what appears to have been a culture of sexual...