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The Golden Age of Piracy : The rise, fall, and enduring popularity of pirates

Author: David Head
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, 2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shrouded by myth and hidden by Hollywood, the real pirates of the Caribbean come to life in this collection of essays edited by David Head. Twelve scholars of piracy show why pirates thrived, how  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Head
ISBN: 9780820353258 0820353256
OCLC Number: 1098212848
Description: vi, 256 sider
Contents: Section 1. Pirates and Empire: Why Atlantic piracy? / Carla Gardina Pestana; Jamaica's private seafarers : politics and violence in a seventeenth-century English colony / John A. Coakley; "Sailors from the woods" : logwood cutting and the spectrum of piracy / Kevin P. McDonald; Section 2. Suppression of Pirates: Trial and error. Piracy trials in England and its colonies, 1696-1723 / Douglas R. Burgess; Protecting trade by suppressing pirates : British colonial and metropolitan responses to Atlantic piracy, 1716-1726 / David Wilson; The persistence of piracy in the British Atlantic / Guy Chet; Section 3. Modeling Piracy: A model of piracy : the buccaneers of the seventeenth-century Caribbean / Virginia W. Lunsford; The economic way of thinking about pirates / Peter T. Leeson; Section 4. Images of Pirates in their own time and beyond: Henry Every and the creation of the pirate myth in early modern Britain / Margarette Lincoln; "Blood and lust" : masculinity and sexuality in illustrated print portrayals of early pirates of the Caribbean / Carolyn Eastman; A woman is to blame : gender and the literature of antebellum pirate confessions / Matthew Taylor Raffety; Pirate ghosts and buried treasure : hunting for gold in the new American republic / Adam Jortner.
Responsibility: Edited by David Head

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