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A general history of the robberies & murders of the most notorious pirates

Author: Daniel Defoe
Publisher: New York : Lyons Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the lives and exploits of the most notorious pirates in history, including Long John Silver, Captain Hook, Captain Avery, and Captain Rackham.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Early works
Early works to 1800
Biography Early works to 1800
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Defoe
ISBN: 1558217665 9781558217669
OCLC Number: 40046556
Notes: "The text in this book is taken from the 1925 edition of Captain Johnson's History. This was the third edition of the book and was an updated version of the original 1724 edition with three more pirate biographies added to the original thirteen. After much discussion it has been decided to add the biography of Captain Kidd which appeared in the two-volume 1726 edition."--Page xiv.
Reprint. 3rd ed. originally published: Kensington : Printed & sold by Philip Saintsbury at the Cayme Press, 1925.
Description: xiv, 370 pages : illustrations, map ; 26 cm
Contents: Captain Johnson's introduction --
The life of Captain Avery --
The life of Captain Martel --
The life of Captain Teach --
The life of Major Bonnet --
The life of Captain England --
The life of Captain Vane --
The life of Captain Rackham --
The life of Mary Read --
The life of Anne Bonny --
The life of Captain Davis --
The life of Captain Roberts --
The life of Captain Anstis --
The life of Captain Worley --
The life of Captain Lowther --
The life of Captain Low --
The life of Captain Evans --
The life of Captain Phillips --
The life of Captain Spriggs --
The life of Captain Gow --
The life of Captain Kidd --
An account of the piracies and murders committed / Philip Roche, etc. --
An abstract of the civil law and statute law now in force in relation to piracy.
Other Titles: General history of the robberies and murders of the most notorious pyrates
General history of pirates
Responsibility: by Charles Johnson ; with an introduction and commentary by David Cordingly.

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Chronicles the lives and exploits of the most notorious pirates in history, including Long John Silver, Captain Hook, Captain Avery, and Captain Rackham.

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