The Custom of the Sea: A Shocking True Tale of Shipwreck, Murder, and the Last Taboo

By: Hanson, Neil

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Book Condition: Very Good


CB5 - An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in black paper covered boards with silver lettering on the spine with only very minor overall shelf wear. The dust jacket shows veyr minor overall shelf wear with some very light overall rubbing. Illustrated with black and white reproductions. A book about the shipwreck of the yacht Mignonette in 1884 and the subsequent resort to cannibalism by the crew in order to survive. 315p.

Title: The Custom of the Sea: A Shocking True Tale of Shipwreck, Murder, and the Last Taboo

Author: Hanson, Neil

Categories: Transportation: Nautical, Law & Criminality, Shipwrecks, Nautical History, History of Law,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 1999

ISBN: 0471383899

ISBN 13: 9780471383895

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 6.5"x9.5"

Book ID: SCW11948

Keywords: Nonfiction Non-fiction Nautical History Legal History Custom SEa Shipwreck Murder Cannibalism NOBN NOAMZCOM NMDB,