Mutiny!: The Real History of the H.M.S. Bounty

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Cooper Square Press, Jan 1, 2003 - History - 356 pages
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On April 28th, 1789, a handful of men led by Fletcher Christian mutinied aboard the HMS Bounty, setting her captain, William Bligh, and 18 other men adrift, then vanishing into the Pacific Ocean. This is the story of the mutiny that became a landmark case in naval history.

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About the Author:
Sir John Barrow was Permanent Secretary to the Admiralty and a travel writer and biographer of Lord Macartney.

Edward E. Leslie is the author of The Devil Knows How to Ride, a biography of the Civil War raider William Quantrill. He lives in Massillion, Ohio.

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