... very impcrtunate with the men in the boat to come on shore, and endeavoured to allure them by various gestures. ... In their long voyages they slecr by the sun in the day, and in the night by the siars ; all of which they distinguish ... they pave the bottom with large pcbble stones, which they lay down very smooth and even, and then kindle a stre in it with dry wood, leaves, and the husks of cocoa-nuts.
|Title||:||A New, Royal, and Authentic System of Universal Geography, Antient and Modern|
|Author||:||Thomas Bankes, Edward Warren Blake, Alexander Cook, Thomas Lloyd|