Or, the True and Incredible Adventures of the Spice Trader Who Changed the Course of History
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ISBN10: 0374219362 ISBN13: 9780374219369 Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux Published: May 1 1999 Pages: 388 Weight: 1.25lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 6.25" Depth: 1.25" Language: English
Chronicles the exploits of Nathaniel Courthope and his band of seafaring adventurers in the Spice Islands of the early seventeenth century, where they faced down the Dutch navy--and sundry profiteers--on behalf of the budding British Empire.