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RETURN TO TREASURE ISLAND AND THE SEARCH

By: BARRY CLIFFORD

Price: $12.50

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM4661


When history's most famous pirate, Captain Kidd, was hanged in 1701, he left behind a trail of treasure and treachery that stretched halfway around the world. For undersea explorer Barry Clifford, the biggest prize of all would be to find the Adventure Galley, Kidd's legendary pirate ship. In the world of pirate archaeology, it was the Holy Grail.With the help of the Discovery Channel, Clifford fields an expedition that includes some of America's top experts in shi... View more info

UNDER THE BLACK FLAG : THE ROMANCE AND T

By: DAVID CORDINGLY

Price: $6.50

Publisher: HARCOURT BRACE & CO TRADE DEPT:

Seller ID: IM50674


"This is the most authoritative and highly literate account of these pernicious people that I have ever read." -- Patrick O'Brian Pirates are so much a part of legend that it is easy to forget they actually existed. UNDER THE BLACK FLAG tells their story in a rollicking account of the golden age of piracy that is packed with history, anecdote, and above all adventure. Here are the true stories of such bloodthirsty legends as Blackbeard and Captain Kidd, Anne Bonny, a... View more info

UNDER THE BLACK FLAG : THE ROMANCE AND T

By: DAVID CORDINGLY

Price: $7.00

Publisher: HARCOURT BRACE & CO TRADE DEPT:

Seller ID: IM50675


"This is the most authoritative and highly literate account of these pernicious people that I have ever read." -- Patrick O'Brian Pirates are so much a part of legend that it is easy to forget they actually existed. UNDER THE BLACK FLAG tells their story in a rollicking account of the golden age of piracy that is packed with history, anecdote, and above all adventure. Here are the true stories of such bloodthirsty legends as Blackbeard and Captain Kidd, Anne Bonny, a... View more info

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PIRATES OF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST 1620-17

By: DOW / EDMONDS

Price: $10.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.:

Seller ID: IM169909


Meticulously researched study based on authentic documents recounts lurid exploits, punishments of such hardened maritime brigands as William Kidd, Charles Harris, Thomas Tew, John Phillips, other marauders. Enhanced with almost 50 contemporary engravings and rare maps. Introduction by Captain Ernest H. Pentecost. View more info

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RAIDERS AND REBELS : THE GOLDEN AGE OF P

By: FRANK SHERRY

Price: $8.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM21232


I he most authoritative history of piracy, Frank Sherry's rich and colorful account reveals the rise and fall of the real "raiders and rebels" who terrorized the seas. From 1692 to 1725 pirates sailed the oceans of the world, plundering ships laden with the riches of India, Africa, South America, and the Caribbean. Often portrayed as larger-than-life characters, these outlaw figures and their bloodthirsty exploits have long been immortalized in fiction and film. But b... View more info

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PRIVATEER'S VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD

By: GEORGE SHELVOCKE

Price: $14.00

Publisher: SEAFORTH PUBLISHING:

Seller ID: IM405725


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PIRATE HUNTER : THE TRUE STORY OF CAPTAI

By: RICHARD ZACKS

Price: $8.00

Publisher: THEIA BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM258566


A literary treasure, The Pirate Hunter is a masterpiece of historical detective work, and a rare, authentic pirate story for grown-ups. Captain Kidd has gone down in history as America's most ruthless buccaneer, fabulously rich, burying dozens of treasure chests up and down the eastern seaboard. But it turns out that most everyone, even many respected scholars, have the story all wrong. Captain William Kidd was no career cut-throat; he was a tough, successful New York se... View more info

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CARIBBEAN PIRATES

By: WARREN ALLEYNE

Price: $5.00

Publisher: ST. MARTINS PRESS/TOR BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM86930


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