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Captured by pirates

Captured by pirates

22 firsthand accounts of murder and mayhem on the high seas

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Published by Fern Canyon Press in Cambria Pines by the Sea, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pirates.,
  • Kidnapping.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by John Richard Stephens.
    ContributionsStephens, John Richard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG535 .C33 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination392 p. :
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1023469M
    ISBN 100965464652
    LC Control Number96086761
    OCLC/WorldCa36005190


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