Castaway Adopted by Aboriginals, Then Kidnapped to France
Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 884
- Feb 23, 2021 7:00 pm
- 52:48 mins
Cabin boy Narcisse Pelletier was cruelly stranded in Australia, taken in by Aboriginals, then forced to return to France. In the 18th century, Jeanne Barret disguised herself as a man and became a talented botanist while sailing around the world.