The Boyd Massacre occurred in 1809, when natives killed and ate between 66 and 70 crew members of the ship Boyd. Where did it happen?

in the Caribbean
in Sri Lanka
in New Zealand
in Java
The attack on the ship was a revenge for the whipping of a young Māori chief by the crew. Ac­cord­ing to Māori norms, this war­rant­ed a violent ret­ri­bu­tion. Can­ni­bal­ism was already a regular practice in Māori wars. News of the events stopped shipping visits to to the country over the next few years.

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in the Caribbean
in Sri Lanka
in New Zealand
in Java
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flagthe United States
26%
11%
37%
21%
87
flagthe United Kingdom
31%
16%
37%
13%
86
flagIndia
35%
7%
35%
14%
14
flagPoland
34%
15%
28%
21%
2233
flagGermany
40%
7%
23%
28%
42
flagFrance
45%
18%
18%
18%
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Gender

men27%
women23%
in the Caribbean
36%
39%
in Sri Lanka
11%
16%
in New Zealand
27%
23%
in Java
25%
20%

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