Author: Gibson, Gregory
Publisher: Hachette Livre Australia
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: As New
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
New book, 308 pages. This book recounts the notorious story of the 1825 mutiny aboard the whaling ship Globe, and the subsequent naval expedition dispatched to the Pacific with orders to apprehend the perpetrators. The mutiny and its aftermath were notorious as the goriest crime in American maritime industry; involving hatchet murders, stabbings, shootings, and a shipboard lynching.