Manifest Destiny's Underworld: Filibustering in Antebellum America

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Univ of North Carolina Press, 2002 - History - 426 pages
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Robert May offers an imaginative new approach to antebellum America's notorious "filibusters"--the adventurers who organized or participated in private military attacks on nations with which the United States was formally at peace. Condemned abroad as pir
  

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Contents

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xi
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IV
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81
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VIII
183
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A-15
X
A-49
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Robert E. May is a Professor of History at Purdue University. He is the author of Manifest Destiny's Underworld: Filibustering in Antebellum America (2002); John A. Quitman: Old South Crusader (1985), winner of the Mississippi Historical Society's book prize; and The Southern Dream of a Caribbean Empire (1973). He is editor of The Union, the Confederacy, and the Atlantic Rim (1995).

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