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The pirate wars

Author: Peter Earle
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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The Pirate Wars charts 250 years of piracy, from the Carolinas to the Caribbean, from the sixteenth century to the hanging of the last pirate captain in Boston in 1835.
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Genre/Form: History
Naval history
Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Earle
ISBN: 0312335792 9780312335793
OCLC Number: 56880110
Notes: Originally published: London : Methuen, 2003.
Description: xii, 304 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Pirates of fable --
A nation of pirates --
God's plunderers --
Cleansing home waters --
Containing the corsairs --
The buccaneers --
The Red Sea man --
War against the pirates --
The golden age of pirates --
Extermination --
Maritime mayhem revived --
An end to piracy.
Responsibility: Peter Earle.
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The Pirate Wars charts 250 years of piracy, from the Carolinas to the Caribbean, from the sixteenth century to the hanging of the last pirate captain in Boston in 1835.

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