A History of Pirates: Blood and Thunder on the High Seas

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Book Sales, Jun 1, 2004 - History - 240 pages
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This book looks at the reality behind the legends of Blackbeard, Calico Jack Rackham and several other cutthroats who sailed the high seas. It portrays the pirates, their weapons, ships, hideouts...and their victims.

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Contents

Introduction
8
The Victims
13
The Privateers
29
Copyright

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About the author (2004)

Nigel Cawthorne is a well-known historian whose book credits include " "Vietnam" " ": A War Lost and Won, Reaping the Whirlwind: The German and Japanese Experience of World War II," and History's Greatest Battles." He lives in " "England " .

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