Pirates: Predators of the Sea: An Illustrated History

  • Title: Pirates: Predators of the Sea: An Illustrated History
  • Author: Angus Konstam David Cordingly Roger Kean
  • ISBN: 9781602390355
  • Page: 277
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Pirates Predators of the Sea An Illustrated History Pirate culture has occupied our imaginations for generations But what were pirates really like Here take a tour of piracy from the ancient world through modern times discovering the truth behind the
    Pirate culture has occupied our imaginations for generations But what were pirates really like Here, take a tour of piracy from the ancient world through modern times, discovering the truth behind the myths Perfect for a coffee table and substantial enough for any student of history, Pirates is the total package for anyone with a taste for adventure.

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    1. This is the most wide-ranging study of piracy I've read, starting in the 13th century BC and ending in modern times, and the illustrations and maps are beautiful. I especially liked the reproductions of contemporary woodcuts and the inclusion of paintings by Howard Pyle. It's a mostly chronological study and very readable, with the exception of the section on the Golden Age of piracy, which is mostly just a string of mini-biographies with little context for how those men interacted. The first ch [...]

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    2. Pirates: Predators of the Seas: An Illustrated History by Angus Konstam is an excellent survey of piracy from the earliest historical records to modern times. Konstam is faithful to the historical sources without editorializing. This is a good read that provides an excellent historical survey from classical to modern times. The usual suspects are addressed but in a way that provides new details to old retellings by other authors. His summaries are succinct, though their are times when I wanted h [...]

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    3. very fun book to peruse!

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    4. Actual Rating: 4.7 Stars

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