Under the Black Flag: Exploits of the Most Notorious Pirates [NOOK Book]

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Riveting account traces careers of buccaneers of many nationalities across 2 centuries and around the globe — from the West Indies to the South Seas. True stories of such notorious brigands as Captain Kidd and Edward (Blackbeard) Teach, as well as such lesser-known pirates as John Quelch, Christopher Scudamore, and Erasmus Peterson.
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Under the Black Flag: Exploits of the Most Notorious Pirates

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Overview


Riveting account traces careers of buccaneers of many nationalities across 2 centuries and around the globe — from the West Indies to the South Seas. True stories of such notorious brigands as Captain Kidd and Edward (Blackbeard) Teach, as well as such lesser-known pirates as John Quelch, Christopher Scudamore, and Erasmus Peterson.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486146720
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 6/14/2012
  • Series: Dover Maritime
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 350
  • File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION: OF PIRACY IN GENERAL
1. THOMAS POUND
2. CAPTAIN MISSION
3. THOMAS TEW
4. HENRY EVERY
5. JOHN BOWEN
6. NATHANIEL NORTH
7. JOHN HALSEY
8. SAMUEL BURGESS
9. WILLIAM KIDD
10. JOSEPH BRADISH
11. THOMAS HOWARD
12. THOMAS WHITE
13. JOHN EVANS
14. DAVID WILLIAMS
15. JOHN QUELCH
16. THE BAHAMA PIRATES
17. JOHN MARTEL
18. "EDWARD TEACH, CALLED BLACKBEARD"
19. CHARLES VANE
20. STEDE BONNET
21. JOHN RACKAM
22. CAPTAIN CONDENT
23. SAMUEL BELLAMY
24. CAPTAIN LEWIS
25. JOHN CORNELIUS
26. RICHARD WORLEY
27. EDWARD ENGLAND
28. HOWEL DAVIS
29. BARTHOLOMEW ROBERTS
30. THOMAS ANSTIS
31. GEORGE LOWTHER
32. EDWARD LOW
33. FARRINGTON SPRIGGS
34. JOHN PHILLIPS
35. JOHN GOW
36. WILLIAM FLY
37. JEAN LAFITTE
38. THE CUBAN PIRATES
39. CHARLES GIBBS
40. BENITO DE SOTO
41. THE PIRACY OF THE BRIG MEXICAN
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 19, 2013

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    Excellant book for all would be Pirates or studies of same.

    The only problem is in the Old English writing. Syntax and nautical word used are confusing and slow the reader down.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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