TITLE

CAPTAIN KIDD

AUTHOR(S)
NORRIS, DAVID A.
PUB. DATE
October 2014
SOURCE
History Magazine;Oct/Nov2014, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the life and career of Captain William Kidd. The author reflects on his command of a privateer vessel during the War of the Grand Alliance. Other topics include European control of India, the definition of piracy under international law, the capture of prizes, and Kidd's conviction and execution for piracy.
ACCESSION #
98742765

 

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