Great shipwrecks and castaways: authentic accounts of adventures at sea
This unforgettable collection of eyewitness accounts of sea-faring catastrophes describes the adventures of Alexander Selkirk, the original Robinson Crusoe; Miss Ann Saunders, a prim young lady shipwrecked in 1826 and forced to drink the blood of her own fiance; and eighteen other survivors' stories.
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The Adventures of Peter Serrano i
The True Relation of Peter Carder
By Richard Clarke of Weymouth
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