The history of the bucaniers of America

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The history of the bucaniers of America exhibiting a particular account and description of Porto Bello, Chagre, Panama, Cuba, Havanna, and most of the Spanish possessions on the coasts of the West Indies, and also all along the coasts of the South Sea : with the manner in which they have been invaded, attempted, or taken by these adventurers
Uniform Title:
Amerikaanse zeerovers
Sabin Americana, 1500-1926
Exquemelin, A. O ( Alexandre Olivier )
Ringrose, Basil, -1686
Raveneau de Lussan
Montauban, approximately 1650-1700
Place of Publication:
Printed for T. Evans and Richardson and Urquhart
Publication Date:
5th ed.
Physical Description:
1 online resource (2 volumes) : ;


Subjects / Keywords:
1600-1699 ( fast )
Buccaneers -- Early works to 1800 ( lcsh )
Pirates -- Early works to 1800 ( lcsh )
Adventure and adventurers -- Early works to 1800 ( lcsh )
Blacks -- Early works to 1800 -- West Indies ( lcsh )
Adventure and adventurers ( fast )
Blacks ( fast )
Buccaneers ( fast )
Discoveries in geography ( fast )
Pirates ( fast )
Early works to 1800 -- Spanish Main ( lcsh )
History -- Early works to 1800 -- West Indies -- 17th century ( lcsh )
Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800 -- Africa, West ( lcsh )
Africa, West ( fast )
South America -- Spanish Main ( fast )
West Indies ( fast )
Electronic books.
History ( fast )
Early works. ( fast )
non-fiction ( marcgt )
Electronic books
History ( fast )
Early works ( fast )


General Note:
The original work of Exquemelin, "De americaensche zee-roovers" (Amsterdam, 1678), was translated into Spanish in 1681 and thence by an anonymous translator into English (London, W. Crooke, 1684). Raveneau de Lussan's A journal of a voyage ... was originally written in French.
General Note:
Parts 3 & 4 with their own divisional t.p.: A journal of a voyage made into the South-Sea by the bucaniers or freebooters of America, from the year 1684 to 1689. Written by the Sieur Ravenau de Lussan. To which is added the voyage of the Sieur De Montauban, captain of the freebooters, on the coast of Guinea, in the year 1699.
General Note:
Part 2 written by Basil Ringrose.
General Note:
Includes index.
General Note:
Reproduction of original from Huntington Library.
Statement of Responsibility:
the whole written in several languages by persons present at the transactions.

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Resource Identifier:
123428503 ( OCLC )
AC1 .S225 ( lcc )
[Fic] no. 3570 ( ddc )


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