Author:Earle, Peter


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THE TREASURE OF THE CONCEPCION, The Wreck of the Almiranta

By: Earle, Peter

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Viking New York 1980: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005576I

ISBN: 0670725587

Condition: Very Good

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The Pirate Wars

By: Earle, Peter

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A., St Martins Pr: 2005

Seller ID: 041583R

ISBN: 0-312-33579-2

Condition: Very Good

Investigating the fascination pirates hold over the popular imagination, Peter Earle takes the fable of ocean-going Robin Hoods sailing under the "banner of King Death" and contrasts it with the murderous reality of robbery, torture and death and the freedom of a short, violent life on the high seas. The book charts 250 years of piracy, from Cornwall to the Caribbean, from the 16th century to the hanging of the last pirate captain in Boston in 1835. Along the way, we meet characters like Captain Thomas Cocklyn, chosen as commander of his ship "on account of his brutality and ignorance," and Ed... View more info

The Last Flight of Revenge

By: Earle, Peter

Price: $27.00  $24.30

Publisher: North Pomfret, VT, U.S.A., Trafalgar Square: 1993

Seller ID: 012759

ISBN: 1855851067

Condition: VG+

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