Comments for: Maine writer rehashes true tale of shipwreck, cannibalism off Maine coast

Posted Nov. 04, 2012, at 9:47 a.m.

BOON ISLAND: A TRUE STORY OF MUTINY, SHIPWRECK, AND CANNIBALISM by Andrew Vietze and Stephen Erickson, Globe Pequot Press, November 2012, 244 pages, paperback, $16.95. In a raging storm on Dec. 11, 1710, the Nottingham Galley slammed into Boon Island, just six miles off the coast of Maine, and broke …

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