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Author Exquemelin, A. O. (Alexandre Olivier)

Title The history of the buccaneers of America; [electronic resource] containing detailed accounts of those bold and daring freebooters; chiefly along the Spanish Main, in the West Indies, and in the great South Sea, succeeding the civil wars in England.

Imprint Boston, Sanborn, Carter, & Bazin, 1856.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Making of America E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition New ed.; with some introductory notices of piracies on the coast of New England, to the year 1724.
Description 484 p. illus (incl. ports.) 23 1/2 cm.
Series Making of America.
Note Copyrighted by Oliver L. Perkins.
A reprint of one of the English editions of Exquemelin's De Americaensche zee-roovers, apparently from the London edition of 1698-1699.
Contents [Exquemelin's narrative] (p. [13]-179)--[Ringrose's narrative] (p. 180-313)--Ravenau de Lussan. A journal of a voyage made by the freebooters into the South Sea, 1684, and in the following years (p. 314-364)--Montauban. A relation of a voyage...on the coast of Guinea, in the year 1695...(p. 464-484)
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Digital Library Initiatives, 2000. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. [Making of America] This volume is made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation as part of Making of America IV: the American voice, 1850-1877.
Subject Buccaneers
Electronic information resources.
Spanish Main
West Indies -- History
Morgan, Henry, Sir, 1635?-1688
L'Olonnais, Jean David Nau, called, 1630-1671.
Sharpe, Bartholomew, active 1679-1682.
Added Author Ringrose, Basil, -1686.
Ravenau de Lussan, Sieur.
Montauban, Sieur de, approximately 1650-1700.
Perkins, Oliver L.
University of Michigan. Library.
In: Making of America. URL:

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