By Frank R. Stockton
Meet Blackbeard, who reveled in capturing down participants of his personal group; Henry Morgan, the notorious pirate who ultimately turned Deputy-Governor of Jamaica; and Jean Lafitte, grasp of an drastically ecocnomic piracy ring — although he merely boarded a boat two times in his existence. Recount the horrors of the main notorious buccaneer of all of them, Captain Kidd, whose evil exploits proceed to elevate goose bumps. you will additionally develop into accustomed to a forged of lesser recognized — yet both fascinating — pirates, together with ladies whose braveness and crafty have been a fit for any man's.
Often funny, occasionally chilling, but regularly interesting, those actual tales shape a perfectly readable heritage of piracy's beginnings and its fast unfold in the course of the coastal waters of the hot international.
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Buccaneers and Pirates (Dover Maritime) by Frank R. Stockton