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An erudite explanation of everything piratical, this book portrays the pirates, their weapons, their ships, their victims and and the historical background to all the saltwater tales of both pirates and navy. The exploits of the most famous pirates are also recounted here, from the cold-hearted ruthlessness of Blackbeard to the derring-do of Bartholomew Roberts, whose views were summed up by his motto: 'A merry life, and a short one'.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781848374355
Publisher:
Arcturus Publishing Ltd.
Subject:
History : Reference
Author:
Cawthorne, Nigel
Subject:
True Crime : General
Publication Date:
September 2005
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
144

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History and Social Science » Crime » True Crime
History and Social Science » Western Civilization » Historical Reference

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