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    Batavia (Paperback) By (author) Peter Fitzsimons

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    Short Description for Batavia The Shipwreck of the Batavia combines in just the one tale the birth of the world's first corporation, the brutality of colonisation, the battle of good vs evil, the derring-do of sea-faring adventure, mutiny, ship-wreck, love, lust, blood-lust, petty fascist dictatorship, criminality, a reign of terror, murders most foul, sexual slavery, natural nobility, survival, retribution, rescue, first contact with native peoples and so much more. Described by author Peter FitzSimons as "a true Adults Only version of Lord of the Flies, meeting Nightmare on Elm Street," the story is set in 1629, when the pride of the Dutch East India Company, the Batavia, is on its mai...
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    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Peter Fitzsimons
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 512
    Width: 153 mm
    Height: 233 mm
    Thickness: 40 mm
    Weight: 705 g
    ISBN 13: 9781864711349
    ISBN 10: 1864711345

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25590
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: HBLH, HBTM
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JD
    BIC E4L: HIS
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.3
    Libri: I-TT
    BIC subject category V2: HBJM, HBTQ
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Subject Code: TT
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET026
    Ingram Theme: CULT/AUSTRL
    LC classification: DU
    BISAC V2.8: TRA006010, TRV004000
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1MBFW
    BISAC V2.8: HIS004000
    BIC subject category V2: 3JD
    Abridged Dewey: 990
    DC22: 919.4104
    BIC subject category V2: 1MBFW
    DC23: 994.01
    Edition statement
    Random House Australia
    Imprint name
    Random House Australia
    Publication date
    01 October 2012
    Publication City/Country
    North Sydney
    Author Information
    Peter FitzSimons is a journalist with the "Sun-Herald" and the "Sydney Morning Herald," and the author of more than 20 books, including "How Hemlines Predict the Economy" and "Mawson."