Nathaniels NutmegWydawnictwo: Arnold Publishers
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In 1616, an English adventurer, Nathaniel Courthope, stepped ashore on a remote island in the East Indies on a secret mission to persuade the islanders of Run to grant a monopoly to England over their nutmeg, a fabulously valuable spice in Europe. This infuriated the Dutch, who were determined to control the world s nutmeg supply. For five years Courthope and his band of thirty men were...