The Darien DisasterBook - 1968
In the early 1700s, the Scottish parliament set out to establish a colony in America in defiance of the King and the hostility of the English. Three years later the Darien enterprise failed at the cost of 2000 men's lives and half the wealth of Scotland.
Publisher: London : Pimlico, c1968
Branch Call Number: 972.875 PRE 1968
Characteristics: 366 p