They find conchs, muscles, and other shell-fish on the reef, which they gather at low water, and eat raw with breadvfruit before they come on shore. ... groopers, and many other sorts, of which they are so fond that we could seldom prevail upon them to sell us a. few at any price. ... The manner in which they dress their food is this: they kindle a fire by rubbing the end of one piece of dry wood upon the sideanbsp;...
|Title||:||An Account of the Voyages Undertaken by the Order of His Present Majesty for Making Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere|
|Author||:||John Hawkesworth, Samuel Wallis, John Byron, Philip Carteret, James Cook|