The pirates' pact : the secret alliances between history's most notorious buccaneers and colonial America / Douglas R. Burgess Jr.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Burgess, Douglas R.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago : McGraw-Hill, 2008.
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Table of Contents:
  • Enemies of the human race
  • Erring captains : state-sponsored piracy and its aftermath
  • "His majesty's pleasure" : Henry Morgan and Jamaica
  • Oddsfish!
  • The pirate cabal
  • King Baldridge and the Red Sea pirates
  • Amity, liberty, and Thomas Tew
  • Henry Every, "as yet an Englishman's friend"
  • Trials and tribulations
  • The most hated man in America
  • Nemesis
  • "Your loving friends"
  • The despair of Lord Bellomont
  • "That race of wicked men"
  • Afterword : pirate patronage in the twenty-first century.