Famous Privateersmen and Adventurers of the Sea, Their Rovings, Cruises, Escapades, and Fierce Battling upon the Ocean for Patriotism and for Treasure by Charles H. L. Johnston

Famous Privateersmen and Adventurers of the Sea, Their Rovings, Cruises, Escapades, and Fierce…

byCharles H. L. Johnston

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CONTENTS
Preface
Carlo Zeno: Hero of the Venetian Republic
Sir Francis Drake: Rover and Sea Ranger
Sir Walter Raleigh: Persecutor of the Spaniards
Jean Bart: The Scourge of the Dutch
Du Guay-Trouin: The Great French “Blue”
Edward England: Terror of the South Seas
Woodes Rogers: The Bristol Mariner
Fortunatus Wright: The Most Hated Privateersman of the Mediterranean Sea
George Walker: Winner of the Gamest Sea Fight of the English Channel
John Paul Jones: The Founder of the American Navy
Captain Silas Talbot: Staunch Privateersman of New England
Captain “Josh” Barney: The Irrepressible Yankee
Robert Surcouf: The “Sea Hound” from St. Malo
Lafitte: Privateer, Pirate, and Terror of the Gulf of Mexico
Raphael Semmes: Despoiler of American Commerce
El Capitan
Retrospect

Title:Famous Privateersmen and Adventurers of the Sea, Their Rovings, Cruises, Escapades, and Fierce…Format:Kobo ebookPublished:December 31, 2012Publisher:VolumesOfValueLanguage:English

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ISBN:9990005821353

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