The White Rajah Author:nicholas Monsarrat Smuggling, slaving and piracy! That was Richard Marriott's calling after his wealthy father had cut him off without a penny. — But whatever the adventures of the past, none could equal in sheer danger the one awaiting him when his ship struck a reef off Makassang..... — Makassang... the very name had the ring off a curse for Far Eastern sailors. I... more »t stood for evil repute, lurking danger, nightmare terrors.
And for Richard Marriott it was to mean the beginning of an incredible and terrifying experience-a passionate and strangely beautiful love affair-and a desperate struggle to survive.« less