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Author Exquemelin, A. O. (Alexandre Olivier), 1646?-1707?
Author Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731
Editor Pyle, Howard, 1853-1911
Uniform Title Amerikaanse zeerovers. English
Title The buccaneers and marooners of America : Being an account of the famous adventures and daring deeds of certain notorious freebooters of the Spanish Main
Alternate Title The buccaneers & marooners of America
Original Publication London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1891.
Series Title The adventure series
Note Part 1 reprinted from the 1st English ed. (1684) of De Americaensche zee-roovers, by A. O. Exquemelin. Part 2 reprinted from A general history of the robberies and murders of the most notorious pyrates ... By Captain Charles Johnson, from the 3d ed., London, 1725. The latter is attributed to Daniel Defoe based on internal textual relationship to his works of proven authorship together with supporting external evidence.
Contents Editor's introduction -- The translator to the reader (of 1684) -- Part 1. The history of the buccaneers of America, by A. O. Exquemelin -- Part 2. A genuine account of four notorious pirates, by C. Johnson: Of Captain Teach alias Blackbeard. Of Captain William Kidd. Of Captain Bartholomew Roberts and his crew. Captain Avery and his crew.
Credits Carol Brown, Chris Curnow and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at (This file was produced from images generously made available by The Internet Archive)emails:
Language English
LoC Class F2155: History of the Americas: Caribbean area. Caribbean sea
Subject Spanish Main
Subject Buccaneers -- Early works to 1800
Subject Caribbean Area -- History -- To 1810
Subject Pirates -- Early works to 1800
Subject Pirates -- Caribbean Area -- Early works to 1800
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EBook-No. 73564
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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