Desperate Journeys, Abandoned Souls: True Stories of Castaways and Other Survivors

by Edward Leslie, Sterling Seagrave

Here are the most remarkable stories imaginable of maroons, castaways, and other survivors from the 1500s to the present - their moral dilemmas, their personalities, and their influence on society, literature, and art.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780395911501
  • ISBN-10: 0395911508
  • Pages: 608
  • Publication Date: 03/15/1998
  • Carton Quantity: 24
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  • About the Book
    Here are the most remarkable stories imaginable of maroons, castaways, and other survivors from the 1500s to the present - their moral dilemmas, their personalities, and their influence on society, literature, and art.

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    "Leslie creates a keen psychological study as well as a paean to the courage, resourcefulness, and perseverance of the human body and mind" Publishers Weekly

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