This engaging encyclopedia profiles the lives and times of the most colorful buccaneers from the mid-17th to early 18th centuries.Alexandre Olivier Exquemelin and Ravenau de Lussan were only two of many young adventurers who began their ... Many became runaways simply because they despised manual labor, although there were also frequent instances of ... The transportees were not to be struck by seamen, da#39;Ogeron wrote, but only by aquot; the captain, pilot, or quarter-master;aquot; they were to be allowed ashore once land was ... 1679-1680) English rover who participated in John Coxona#39;s raid against Portobelo.
|Title||:||Pirates and Privateers of the Americas|
|Publisher||:||Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO - 1994|