Raiders and Rebels: The Golden Age of Piracy

Raiders and Rebels: The Golden Age of Piracy

by Frank Sherry

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780595144129
Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date: 09/28/2000
Pages: 399
Product dimensions: 7.54(w) x 9.26(h) x 0.85(d)

Table of Contents

Author's Note7
Illustrations11
Our Lady of the Cape15
1The Opening Gun: The Cruise of the Amity22
2A Brilliant Time, a Brutal Time35
3A Seaman's Lot52
4The Very Model of a Pirate Villain67
5The Outlaw Nation85
6The Rage of Rich Men Balked101
7On the Account: A Pirate's Life122
8The Trusty and Well-beloved Captain149
9A Voyage to Wapping181
10Counterstroke and Intermission: The War Moves West196
11Republic of Rogues207
12Nemesis of Pirates: Woodes Rogers218
13Blackbeard Himself235
14Rogers at Bay253
15The End on New Providence263
16King of Madagascar280
17Where White Men Die298
18The Black Captain321
19Demon's Destiny334
20Saga's End346
Epilogue359
Notes367
Bibliography390
Index393

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