Sydney reunites with her high school sweetheart Tony to track down a Hawaiian fertility idol in Madagascar.
Did You Know?
In the 1779 prologue, Captain James Cook's men fight a village of Hawaiians who worship Lono. This is all true history; Cook visited the village twice. The first visit was peaceful, but on the second, quarrels broke out between Cook's men and the natives. Cook was killed and the Hawaiians buried him. See more
According to Tony, Captain Cook's ship, the HMS Resolution, sailed for London in December 1779. Cook was killed in February 1779, after which the Resolution and the Discovery unsuccessfully attempted to pass through the Bering Strait and returned to Petropavlovsk, Russia, where Cook's successor then died on 22 August 1779. The ships did not return home until October 1780. See more