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

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Book Sales, 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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Good start to understanding the truth to piracy and its impact on the New World. Read full review


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Nigel has written more than 80 books on a wide range of subjects and has contributed to The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph Daily Mail and The New York Times.

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