TITLE

Cutthroat dogs

PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Current Events;5/5/97, Vol. 96 Issue 26, p2a
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the discovery of the Blackbeard shipwreck off the coast of North Carolina. Blackbeard's operation the coasts of Virginia and the Carolinas between 1717 and 1718; Spain's control of the West Indies and the mainland of South America; Pirates' looting of Spanish ships and settlements; Use of deception and terror in neutralizing merchant vessels; Reasons for becoming pirates. INSET: Women pirates..
ACCESSION #
9707204113

 

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