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Pirates of the British Isles

by Joel Baer

  • 320 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Tempus Publishing, Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: c 1500 to c 1700,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • General,
  • GREAT BRITAIN_HISTORY_STUARTS, 1603-1714,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • 1660-1714,
  • Great Britain,
  • Pirates

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7982242M
    ISBN 100752423045
    ISBN 109780752423043

      Long before Blackbeard, Captain Kidd and Black Barty terrorised the Caribbean, the seas around the British Isles swarmed with pirates. Thousands of men turned to piracy at sea, often as a makeshift strategy of survival. Piracy was a business, not a Pages: In Smuggling in the British Isles, maritime history specialist Richard Platt tells the story of the smuggling trade, from who the smugglers were and why they did it to how contraband was transported and how they avoided detection. This compelling book will appeal to anyone with an interest in the sea and its history. About the Author.

      Pirates of the British Isles We had a busy Halloween last night! Without eating any candy at all (without counting the chocolate coins in the booty, right?) I bet Pint Beastie would have loved it there! – and more and more pirates kept turning up.   The Maritime History Archives at Memorial University, St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada holds about 80% of British shipping crew lists from the s to about You may be able to obtain copies of the crew lists for the British Isles from this archives. .

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Thousands of men turned to piracy at sea, often as a makeshift strategy of survival. Piracy was a business, not a way of life. From Blackbeard, to the pirates pirate, Black Bart, this book encapsulates the true story of the 'golden age of piracy' and how it ended.

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This compelling book will appeal to anyone with an interest in the sea and its history. Richard Platt is a full-time author and an expert on maritime history, especially smuggling and piracy.

He has written more than sixty books, appeared in a television series about smuggling and was a costume consultant for Pirates of the Caribbean II. Pirates of the British Isles Book Summary: From Blackbeard, to the pirates' pirate, Black Bart, this book encapsulates the true story of the 'golden age of piracy' and how it ended.

Pirates are usually thought of as dashing, freedom loving rogues with contempt for the law and its minions. The mythical hero of the golden age of piracy (cc. Pirates of the British Isles Full Description: "From Blackbeard, to the pirates' pirate, Black Bart, this book encapsulates the true story of the 'golden age of piracy' and how it ended.

Pirates are usually thought of as dashing, freedom loving rogues with contempt for the law and its minions. Invasions of the British Isles have occurred throughout history. Various sovereign states within the territorial space that constitutes the British Isles were invaded several times; by the Romans, Germanic peoples, Vikings and Norsemen who came from Sweden.

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This book is a little bit different than your usual Golden Age history book, in that it focuses more on the legal aspects of the time, and shows just “how aware freebooters were of the law”. In addition to an overview of the exploits of Morgan, Dampier, Every, Kidd, Blackbeard, and Roberts, Baer.

Pirates of the British Isles by Baer, Joel, Publication date Topics Pirates -- Great Britain -- History, Great Britain -- History -- Publisher Stroud, Gloucestershire: Tempus Collection Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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