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Piracy and Pirates

A History

by Juan Cabal

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Jarrolds Publishers (London) Ltd. in London, England .
Written in English


About the Edition

Translated from the original 1953 Spanish 1st edition "Historias de Piratas" by James Cleugh

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Pagination216p.,ill.
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16437336M

The focus of the book is mostly on the history of piracy in the Caribbean, from the earliest raids in the Spanish Main up to the decline of piracy with the end of the "Golden Age". But this story is supported by chapters on the ancient and medieval world, followed by chapters on the Indian Ocean, Chinese pirates, and piracy in the modern day/5.   Capitalizing on Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean franchise, this heavily illustrated book is a fascinating investigation into pirate history. However, pirate misdeeds may scare young readers. The mixed message -- that pirates are romantic and fun but also extremely bad individuals -- starts with a document for the book's owner to sign, agreeing to participate on a 4/5.

The Big Book o' Piracy is a reward from the quest Pieces of is an upgrade of the Little Book o' Piracy.. It holds 10 charges. It can be recharged using Braindeath 'rum' which can be purchased in Mos Le'Harmless.. It can teleport the player to Release: 19 March (Update).   Buy a cheap copy of Life Among the Pirates: The Romance and book by David Cordingly. Though literature, films, and folklore have romanticized pirates as gallant seaman who hunted for treasure in exotic locales, David Cordingly, a former Cited by:

The Pirate Book makes its own particular contribution to this debate by painting a different picture, one embedded in the geographic realities of piracy, of these frequently scorned practices. In the same way that piracy itself is difficult to pinpoint, this book endeavours to capture the breadth of the phenomenon through images and accounts.   Ebook Piracy: How to Blast Ebook Pirates Off The Internet I mean the ones you go online and steal your book and put it out there for free. If .


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