A General History of the Pyrates

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Lulu.com, 1972 - Pirates - 717 pages
Om engelske sørøvere og kapervæsen i begyndelsen af 1700-tallet
 

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A General History of Pyrates

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Despite varying titles, these are essentially the same book. Published in 1724, Defoe's chronicle of the scourges of the sea was a smashing success, finding a wide audience eager for tales of those ... Read full review

Contents

PREFACE
2
Of Captain AVERY and his CREW
22
Of Captain TEACH alias BLACKBEARD
35
fierce Temper Goes to Providence with her Husband Enticed to Sea in Mens
41
Of Major STEDE BONNET and his CREW
47
Of Capt CHARLES VANE and his CREW
74
The LIFE of ANNE BONNY
87
Of Capt HOWEL DAVIS and his Crew
92
Of Capt BAR ROBERTS and his CREW
110
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