Hendrik Leerdam: Seereis na die Kaap | Children's Fiction
James Home , Peter Mascher (ill.)
Age: 9 – 11
This comic book is about the fictitious Leerdam family’s journey to the Cape of Good Hope. They sail from Holland with Jan van Riebeeck on the Drommedaris. Along the way they encounter storms, then doldrums, a pirate ship firing cannons at them and then a ghost ship . . .
Based on the historical events, the authors have liberally imagined all sorts of humorous happenings for this family at sea!