Wreck of the Medusa: Mutiny, Murder, and Survival on the High Seas Audiobook

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by Alexander McKee
In 1816, a fleet of ships remaining France to accept the British hand-over of the port of Saint-Louis in Senegal. Among them was the frigate Medusa. A thirty day period right after it established sail, she shank miles off of Africa’s west coastline, leaving the travellers to flee on lifeboats and a raft cobbled collectively from elements of the sinking ship. After a failed attempt by people in the lifeboats to tow the raft, it and the a lot more than 150 men and women aboard ended up abandoned. This is the horrific tale, filled with suicide, murder, and cannibalism, of those left guiding.

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