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The Wreck of the Batavia: A True Story by Simon Leys (2 star ratings)

This is definitely a book for history buffs Acclaimed sinologist and author Simon Leys traveled to the site of the disaster and tragedka that, paradoxically, the natural environment of these islands could have afforded the survivors fairly decent living conditions; the massacre therefore appears all the more aberrant. Batavia Barco — Historia. Please enter your name. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. The name field is required.

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In this deeply personal piece, Leys recalls a summer when he joined the crew of a tuna-fishing boat from Brittany, one of the last boats still trahedia under sail. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: Would you also like to submit a review for this item?

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Your list has reached the maximum number of items. Your rating has been recorded. Most of the nearly three hundred men, women and children on board escaped from drowning only to become victims of a psychopath who, with the help of a dozen followers, organized a methodical massacre of this hapless community.

The Wreck of the Batavia: A True Story

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Andy rated it it was ok May 05, Most of the nearly three hundred men, women and children on board escaped from drowning only to become victims of a psychopath who, with the help of a dozen followers, organized a methodical m Inthe ship Batavia, pride of the Dutch East India Company, was wrecked on the edge of a coral archipelago, some fifty miles from the trafedia coast of the Australian continent.


Considering this book was first published in French, my guess is that something got lost in translation.

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Hardcoverpages. Lists with This Book. Finding libraries that hold this item Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. La tragedia del Batavia Author: In fact, in its gratuitous absurdity, it seems to present a microcosm of the totalitarian atrocities that are perpetrated by various ideologies seeking to establish Paradise on earth.

Mike Dash ; Nuria Salinas. Steena de it it was ok Mar 07, Simon Leys is the pen-name of Pierre Ryckmans, who was born in Belgium and settled in Australia in