Pirates

Author: Paul Harrison
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781404242265
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GOLDEN YEARS The so-called "golden age" of piracy lasted from the late 1600s
to the early 1700s. This is when many famous pirates were active in the
Caribbean. However, before this golden age, piracy was the preserve of the
buccaneers — originally a bunch of mixed but mainly French hunters. By the mid-
1600s the Spanish, who had claimed much of the Caribbean, tried to get rid of
these lawless hunters, but the buccaneers fought back, plundering Spanish ships
and raiding ...

Buccaneers And Pirates

Author: Frank R. Stockton
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486146499
Size: 69.23 MB
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Often humorous, sometimes chilling, always intriguing, these true stories describe the exploits of such notorious maritime marauders as Blackbeard, Henry Morgan, Jean Lafitte, Captain Kidd, and other lesser known but equally cutthroat ...

Pirates And Buccaneers Of The Atlantic Coast

Author: Edward Rowe Snow
Publisher: Edizioni Savine
ISBN: 8899914400
Size: 56.34 MB
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This book is an accurate account of the most outstanding pirates who ever visited the shores of the Atlantic Coast. These are stories of stark realism. None of the artificial school of sheltered existence is included.

The Pirates Who S Who

Author: Philip Gosse
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1775561968
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Giving Particulars of the Lives and Deaths of the Pirates and Buccaneers Philip
Gosse. What a delightful picture this calls to the mind—the little Brazilian town,
the tropical foliage, the Holy Procession, "wax figure" and priests, followed by the
Governor with an English buccaneer on either side, and headed by a crew of
drunken Protestant English sailors playing "Hey, boys, up go we!" Rogers, not to
be outdone in hospitality, next day entertained the Governor and fathers on board
the ...

Pirates And Buccaneers Coloring Book

Author: Peter F. Copeland
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486233932
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Morgan, Blackbeard, Anne Bonny, Mary Read, others in 44 accurate plates. Shown in color on covers. Captions.

Buccaneers And Pirates Of Our Coasts

Author: Frank Stockton
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3954272288
Size: 69.70 MB
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Frank Stockton, whose children fairy tales were very fashionable in 19th century America, portrays the careers and adventures of the most notorious pirates of his country.Reprint of the original edition from 1898.

Pirates And Buccaneers

Author: Gilles Lapouge
Publisher: Hachette
ISBN: 9781844301195
Size: 41.28 MB
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Against the romantic, dramatic but often treacherous backdrop of the sea, this lavishly illustrated book describes the lives, historical, fictional and mythical of pirates, passionate rebels in pursuit of new lands and fortunes through the ...

A Brief History Of Pirates And Buccaneers

Author: Tom Bowling
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1472107705
Size: 79.74 MB
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The pirate could be an unfortunate sailor captured and left no choice but to join
the 'gang'. He could bea soldier continuing his trade outside the law. He could
even be a politician, pursuing a colonial 'policy' by extrajudiciary means. All of
these are inthe pages which follow. The high water mark of piracy, the period of
the classic buccaneer (never privateeror corsair, as we shall see) with a ring in
his ear, tricorn hat, fuses in his hair, cutlass, pistols and buried treasure, the
period of the ...