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4 edition of Privateers found in the catalog.

Privateers

by Ben Bova

  • 150 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Eos in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pirates,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBen Bova
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3552.O84 P75 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination392 p. ;
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24946449M
    ISBN 100380793164
    ISBN 109780380793167
    OCLC/WorldCa45494517

    This book is a collection of articles originally appearing on the Pirates and Privateers website (). All of the material deals with men who were part of pirate Samuel Bellamy’s crew, including two men that survived the Whydah ’s destruction and several others that also wrecked in a captured prize. Lord of the Privateers is the last piece of the puzzle that fans have been excitedly piecing together. Significant characters from the series are brought back one last time for a wholly satisfying read.” Romantic Times Book Reviews.

    Pirates and Privateers is an informational book that describes the lives of pirates and privateers of the Caribbean. Readers will learn about the duties of the pirates' daily lives, how they dressed, and what they did for fun. Readers will also learn about several famous pirates, including Blackbeard. Detailed illustrations support the text.   ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $

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