Based on Real Events! An inspiring account of a man exploring an exotic culture… Perfect for lovers of adventure and historical fiction.
What would drive a man to leave civilization behind and live out his life among cannibals?
In l847, John Rumell jumps ship, ending up on a Marquesas island inhabited by cannibals. There, he becomes infatuated with the chief’s daughter and submits to tribal tattooing.
Soon after, the temptress rejects him. Broken and permanently branded, which prohibit him from returning to civilization, Rumell leaves the tribe, wandering aimlessly about the island. . . READ MORE