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Black flags, blue waters : the epic history of America's most notorious pirates / Eric Jay Dolin.

Dolin, Eric Jay, (author.).
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  • 13 of 19 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews HISTORY TERRORISM PIRACY (Text) 73351000053322 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler 973.2 DOL (Text) 34044000957009 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 11/28/2018
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 973.2 DOL (Text) 36803001066062 NONFIC Available -
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Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 973.2 DOLI (Text) 39391006879413 Nonfiction Checked out 11/26/2018
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch HISTORY US Dolin (Text) 37516002041126 Adult New Book Shelf-Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 973.2 DOL (Text) 34330513286659 Adult - New Non-Fiction Books Checked out 11/26/2018
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library NEW 973 DOL (Text) 70743000165137 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781631492105
  • ISBN: 1631492101
  • Physical Description: xxix, 379 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W. W. Norton & Company, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-365) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Small beginnings -- Welcomed with open arms -- "Where the money was as plenty as stones and sand" -- Crackdown -- War's reprieve -- Interlude or a pirate classification -- Treasure and the tempest -- The gentleman pirate and Blackbeard -- Fading away -- Epilogue: "yo-ho-ho and a bottle of rum!"
Summary, etc.:
"With surprising tales of vicious mutineers, imperial riches, and high-seas intrigue, Black Flags, Blue Waters vividly reanimates the 'Golden Age' of piracy in the Americas. Set against the backdrop of the Age of Exploration, Black Flags, Blue Waters reveals the dramatic and surprising history of American piracy's 'Golden Age'--spanning the late 1600s through the early 1700s--when lawless pirates plied the coastal waters of North America and beyond. Upending popular misconceptions and cartoonish stereotypes, Dolin provides this wholly original account of the seafaring outlaws whose raids reflect the precarious nature of American colonial life"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Pirates > United States > History.
United States > History > Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

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