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Cornish wrecking, 1700-1860 : reality and popular myth

Author: Cathryn J Pearce
Publisher: Woodbridge ; Rochester, NY : Boydell Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shows how the image of Cornish wreckers as villains deliberately luring ships on to the rocks is a myth.

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Genre/Form: History
Naval history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cathryn J Pearce
ISBN: 9781843835554 184383555X
OCLC Number: 491913339
Description: xi, 265 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Cathryn J. Pearce.

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Maritime historian Cathryn Pearce has produced by far the best - in fact the onlyI\> - authoritative study of wrecking in Cornwall. www.smuggling.co.uk Provides one of the most detailed explanations Read more...

 
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