Under the Black Flag: Exploits of the Most Notorious Pirates

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Courier Corporation, Mar 1, 2002 - Transportation - 341 pages
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Riveting account traces careers of buccaneers of many nationalities across two centuries and around the globe — from the West Indies to the South Seas. True stories of such notorious brigands as Captain Kidd and Edward (Blackbeard) Teach, as well as such lesser-known pirates as John Quelch, Christopher Scudamore, and Erasmus Peterson.
 

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Contents

INTRODUCTION OF PIRACY IN GENERAL
3
OF THOMAS POUND
13
OF CAPTAIN MISSON
18
OF THOMAS TEW
27
OF HEN RY EVERY
38
OF JOHN BOWEN
47
OF NATHANIEL NORTH
58
OF JOHN HALSEY
66
OF CAPTAIN CONDENT
147
OF SAMUEL BELLAMY
150
OF CAPTAIN LEWIS
154
OF JOHN CORNELIUS
158
OF RICHARD WORLEY
162
OF EDWARD ENGLAND
166
OF HOWEL DAVIS
175
OF BARTHOLOMEW ROBERTS
191

OF SAMUEL BURGESS
71
OF WILLIAM KIDD
76
OF JOSEPH BRADISH
80
OF THOMAS HOWARD
84
OF THOMAS WHITE
89
OF JOHN EVANS
94
OF DAVID WILLIAMS
96
OF JOHN QUELCH
100
OF THE BAHAMA PIRATES
104
OF JOHN MARTEL
116
OF EDWARD TEACH CALLED BLACKBEARD
120
OF CHARLES VANE
130
OF STEDE BONNET
134
OF JOHN RACKAM
140
OF THOMAS ANSTIS
210
OF GEORGE LOWTHER
214
OF EDWARD LOW
220
OF FARRINGTON SPRIGGS
236
OF JOHN PHILLIPS
241
OF JOHN GOW
251
OF WILLIAM FLY
258
OF JEAN LAFITTE
262
THE CUBAN PIRATES
284
OF CHARLES GlBBS
320
OF BENITO DE SOTO
329
THE PIRACY OF THE BRIG MEXICAN
333
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