Clipperton a history of the island the world forgot by Jimmy M. Skaggs

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Published by Walker in New York .

Written in English

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StatementJimmy M. Skaggs.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDU950.C5 S59 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 318 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2190493M
ISBN 100802710905
LC Control Number89008908

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Tom Elliott. Trafford Publishing, - History - pages. 0 Reviews. This book is about pirates and their treasure, and the islands visited in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Little has been known, or written, about these early day ships, and the scoundrels that sailed them.

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Times. I highly recommend this book for its research and very inclusive use of reference material about Clipperton. The Clipperton Island was swallowed by time and sea and forgotten by history until the Colombian writer Laura Restrepo who published a novel about the island in Perhaps, on another day, I will give you my critics about the book.

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Clipperton sailed right around South America, raiding Spanish shipping about the coasts of Perú at the so-called "Southern Seas", where he was chased by Spanish admiral Blas de Lezo during the latter's first safety operations in the area.

The privateer managed to escape Blas de Lezo and finally fled to Asian shores, where he was taken for :Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England. The story of the Mexican colony has been the subject of several novels, including Ivo Mansmann's Clipperton, Schicksale auf einer vergessenen Insel ("Clipperton, Destinies on a Forgotten Island") in German, Colombian writer Laura Restrepo's La Isla de la Pasión ("Passion Island") in Spanish, and Ana Garcia Bergua's Isla de Bobos ("Island of Fools"), also in on: Pacific Ocean.

Clipperton survivors aboard the Yorktown. Right after the ship anchored, a boat appeared carrying Felix Rovira, the father of Alicia Rovira Arnaud. He had been regularly questioning Mexican authorities as to the fate of his daughter, only to have been told repeatedly – and erroneously – that all of the Clipperton Island colonists had died.

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