Wrecked among cannibals in the Fijis

a narrative of shipwreck & adventure in the South Seas by Endicott, William

Publisher: Marine research society in Salem, Mass

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Statementby William Endicott, third mate of the ship Glide, with notes by Lawrence Waters Jenkins ...
SeriesOn verso of t.-p.: Marine research society, Salem, Mass. Publication no. 3
ContributionsJenkins, Lawrence Waters, 1872-
LC ClassificationsDU600 .E5
The Physical Object
Pagination76 p.
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6657007M
LC Control Number23013390

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Filming among the tribes in Dutch Language: Silent (English intertitles). Salem: Marine Research Society. First edition. 8vo. Publisher's blue paper covered boards with black cloth spine titled in gilt. In dustwrapper with very light soiling. Essentially a fine copy. Pages unopened.

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Directed by William F. Adler. A travelogue/documentary including explorations of the fauna and people of Siam, New Guinea, and Java, with interpolations of an apparently fictitious encounter between the filmmakers and cannibalistic natives of Frederick Henry Island in the South Pacific/10(6).

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Media in category "Shipwrecked Among Cannibals" The following 32 files are in this category, out of 32 y of origin: United States of America. A canoe was wrecked near Natawar, and many of the occupants succeeded in swimming ashore. Camping Among Cannibals, Macmillan, Captain Morell, the American skipper of whom I have already spoken, came near to being the victim of an ambush in the Fiji Islands.

he lost fourteen of his companions. After regaining his ship, he said, he saw. The book includes eyewitness accounts of many acts of violence and cannibalism, and of her husband's near demise at the hands of an irate native.

His "Wrecked Among the Cannibals in. In the year Fijis Population stands underaccording to the Bureau of Statistics Fiji.

Now inFiji Population should have touched the 1million markline. Asked in Fiji. Cannibalism has a long history in the Fiji Islands, which were previously known as the Cannibal Isles. According to the Fiji Museum, there is archeological evidence to suggest that the practice of consuming human flesh dates back over 2, years in the islands.

Excavations at certain sites have uncovered various human remains, with evidence of this brutal practice clear, due to Author: Juliette Sivertsen.

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'Wrecked among cannibals in the Fijis' -- subject(s): Glide (Ship). Stoddard; "One Summer in Hawaii", by Helen Mather; "Wrecked among Cannibals in the Fijis", by William Endicott, a journal kept inand printed by the Marine Research Society of. Salem: Marine Research Society, 2 volumes.

Color frontispiece and numerous other illustrations. Short thick 4tos, gilt-lettered blue cloth (a bit faded and edgeworn; private library stamps on spines and more.

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OCEANIA: Wrecked among Cannibals in the Fijis. A Narrative of Shipwreck and Adventure in the South Seas. A Narrative of Shipwreck and Adventure in the South Seas. W illiam E ndicott, Third Mate of the Ship Glide; with Notes by L awrence W aters J enkins.

pp book in good order. First edition of this scarce work, in red leather fine binding with raised bands to the spine and red leather label with gilt lettering, decoration to panels shelf wear and corners rubbed, fine decoration to the borders of the boards, Prize bookplate to front pastedown of Brighton Grammer School for and school year to H Pears., marble Seller Rating: % positive.

ENDICOTT FAMILY PAPERS, Sponsor: Processing and conservation of this collection was funded by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Cannibal Fork. When European explorers landed in the Fiji Islands in the late 18 th century, they were astounded by the brutality and widespread practice of cannibalism.

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A Narrative of Shipwreck and Adventure in the South Seas by William Endicott (pp. ) Review by: E. W. Gifford.