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Buccaneers of the Caribbean : how piracy forged an empire, Jon Latimer

Label
Buccaneers of the Caribbean : how piracy forged an empire
Title
Buccaneers of the Caribbean
Title remainder
how piracy forged an empire
Statement of responsibility
Jon Latimer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"During the seventeenth century, sea raiders known as buccaneers controlled the Caribbean. Buccaneers were not pirates but privateers, licensed to attack the Spanish by the governments of England, France, and Holland. Jon Latimer charts the exploits of these men who followed few rules as they forged new empires"--From publisher description
Summary
"During the seventeenth century, sea raiders known as buccaneers controlled the Caribbean. Buccaneers were not pirates but privateers, licensed to attack the Spanish by the governments of England, France, and Holland. Jon Latimer charts the exploits of these men who followed few rules as they forged new empires"--From publisher description
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
329111
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Latimer, Jon
Dewey number
972.9/03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F2161
LC item number
.L38 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buccaneers
  • Privateering
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Seafaring life
  • Caribbean Area
  • Imperialism
  • Spain
  • Great Britain
  • France
  • Netherlands
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how piracy forged an empire
Label
Buccaneers of the Caribbean : how piracy forged an empire, Jon Latimer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 314-326) and index
Contents
1. A new world -- 2. Tobacco and salt -- 3. Piet Hein -- 4. Brethren of the coast -- 5. Sugar and slaves -- 6. The Western design -- 7. Buccaneer islands -- 8. First admiral -- 9. Portobelo -- 10. Maracaibo -- 11. Panamaa -- 12. French service -- 13. Suppression -- 14. The end of the buccaneers
Control code
ocn261174550
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
342 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674034037
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009007389
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)261174550
Label
Buccaneers of the Caribbean : how piracy forged an empire, Jon Latimer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 314-326) and index
Contents
1. A new world -- 2. Tobacco and salt -- 3. Piet Hein -- 4. Brethren of the coast -- 5. Sugar and slaves -- 6. The Western design -- 7. Buccaneer islands -- 8. First admiral -- 9. Portobelo -- 10. Maracaibo -- 11. Panamaa -- 12. French service -- 13. Suppression -- 14. The end of the buccaneers
Control code
ocn261174550
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
342 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674034037
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009007389
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)261174550

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