The defeat of John Hawkins: a biography of his third slaving voyage

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Allen & Unwin, 1960 - History - 319 pages
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User Review  - ivanfranko - LibraryThing

What adventurous and dangerous lives these men lived! Truly so! A colourful account of Hawkins' seat of the pants privateering in West Africa and the Gulf of Mexico. High powered bravado and daring ... Read full review

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User Review  - donital - LibraryThing

I am of two minds about this book. On the one hand, it is a detailed, fluent and highly-readable description of a daring adventurer operating in a fascinating period. English privateers were just ... Read full review


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