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mutineers of the Bounty and their descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands

by Belcher, Diana Jolliffe Lady

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bounty (Ship),
  • Bounty Mutiny, 1789,
  • Pitcairn Island,
  • Norfolk Island

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lady Belcher ; with map and illustrations.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU800 B43
    The Physical Object
    Pagination377, 6 p. (6 p. at end advertisements) :
    Number of Pages377
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23320919M

      The Mutineers of the Bounty and Their Descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands by Lady Diana Jolliffe Belcher, , available at Book . Pitcairn to Norfolk. Meanwhile, the Pitcairners were finding their tiny island increasingly unable to support them. Of its one and three quarter square miles, only 8% (88 acres) is flat land and there were now close to mouths to feed.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Belcher, Diana Jolliffe, Lady, ? Mutineers of the Bounty and their descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk islands. Mutineers of the Bounty and their descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk islands. New York, Harper & Bros., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / .

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Mutineers of The Bounty and Their Descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands by at the best online prices at .   According to historical documents, when the Pitcairn population peaked almost a century after settlement, some of the descendants of the mutineers, sailed to Norfolk .


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Mutineers of the Bounty and their descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands by Belcher, Diana Jolliffe Lady Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Mutineers of the Bounty and their Descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands written by Lady Diana Jolliffe Belcher was published in New York in This volume contains a map and illustrations. Lady Belcher did a lot of research and had access to many records Cited by: 1. The Mutineers of the Bounty: And Their Descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands (Classic Reprint) Paperback – Febru Author: Diana Jolliffe Lady Belcher.

The infamous Bounty mutiny of culminated in nine mutineers taking up residence on the small Pitcairn Island in the South Pacific. Rivalry over Polynesian women soon led to homicidal strife and, bywhen American sealing vessel Topaz stopped at the island, John Adams was the only mutineer /5(10).

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The mutineers of the Bounty and their descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk islands by Belcher, Diana Jolliffe, Lady, ?Pages: The story is based on British documents about the Mutiny on the Bounty and was published in together with the novel The Begum's Fortune (Les cinq cents millions de la Bégum), as a part of the series Les Voyages Extraordinaires (The Extraordinary Voyages).

Two hundred and twenty-five years ago today, on Ap20 men of the British warship HMS Bounty mutinied against their captain, William Bligh, and took over the ship. This is probably the most famous nautical mutiny in history, having been the subject of countless books and three big-budget movies (one inone inone in ), and the term “Captain Bligh” has.

Within 18 months, however, seventeen of the immigrants returned to Pitcairn, followed by another four families in Contemporary Norfolk has approximately Bounty descendants–about half its population–and celebrates Bounty Day (the day the Pitcairners first arrived) on June 8.

Contemporary Pitcairn. The Mutineers of the Bounty and Their Descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands [Diana Jolliffe Lady Belcher ?] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact. Author. Lady Diana Belcher received noted acclaim for writing in "The Mutineers of the Bounty and their Descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands," in which she exonerated her step-father Peter Heywood for his part in the Ap mutiny.

Her widowed mother, Frances Simpson Jolliffe, became Heywood's wife after his naval retirement. Mutineers of the Bounty, The, and Their Descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands by Lady Belcher ().

This latest published account of a long unsolved ocean mystery and of a unique settlement on a South Sea island, written in the prosaic style of an official document, amply substantiates the old adage, “Truth is stranger than fiction.”.

Pitcairn was discovered in in by the British and settled by the mutineers in Fletcher Christian and the mutineers put The Bounty's captain William Bligh and many crewmen on.

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National Emergency Library. Top Full text of "The mutineers of the Bounty and their descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands". The Norfolk people, as they are today, originated from the original settlers of Pitcairn Island, a mix of Europeans and Polynesians. Of course what is the history of either Norfolk Island or Pitcairn Island without talking about the HMAV Bounty?.

The HMAV Bounty was sent to Tahiti in where they were to collect breadfruit and transplant them to the West Indies as food for the slaves. Mutineers of the Bounty and Their Descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands by Lady Diana Jolliffe Belcher.

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Format: Book; LOC call number: DUB43 ; Published: New York, Harper & brothers, Mutineers of the Bounty at Pitcairn's Island.

Sections. Norfolk Island was well adapted to their use, provided as it was, with roads, houses and many of the external forms of civilized. The mutineers of the Bounty and their descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands by Belcher, Diana Jolliffe Lady; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Bounty (Ship), Mutiny, Bounty Mutiny, ; Places: Norfolk Island, Pitcairn Island.

The Pitcairn Islanders are a biracial ethnic group descended mostly from nine Bounty mutineers and a handful of Tahitian captives, an event that has been retold in many books and films. This history is still apparent in the surnames of many of the g code: +The Mutineers of the Bounty and Their Descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands by Diana Jolliffe Belcher (, Hardcover) Be the first to write a review About this product Brand new: lowest price.Belcher, Lady – The Mutineers of the Bounty and Their Descendants in Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands.

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