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author   LinkBenson, Sonia.
title   Pirates through the ages reference library [electronic resource] / Sonia G. Benson, Elizabeth Shostak, Laurie Edwards. 
published   Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2011.
description   1 online resource (4 v. (various pagings)) : col. ill.
all locations   Availability
location   UMBC LibraryLibrary Info Reference E-Books Holdings  Availability
summary   Explores the history of piracy from ancient times to the present day. Topics include piracy in antiquity and the Middle Ages, the golden age of piracy in the Caribbean, female pirates, the pirate code of conduct and pirate slang, strongholds and hideouts, ships, weaponry, and sea battles, pirates in literature and film, and modern maritime piracy.
notes   Includes bibliographical references and index.
contents   Almanac -- Biographies -- Cumulative index -- Primary sources.
subjects   LinkPirates -- History -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
  LinkElectronic books.
other author   LinkShostak, Elizabeth, 1951-
  LinkEdwards, Laurie, 1954-
format   Book
  Electronic Resources (all)
  Electronic Resources (online)
ISBN   9781414486673 (electronic book)
  1414486677 (electronic book)
  9781414486628 (set)
  9781414486635 (almanac)
  9781414486642 (biographies)
  9781414486659 (primary sources)
  9781414486666 (cumulative index)

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