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The Resource The Politics of Piracy : Crime and Civil Disobedience in Colonial America

The Politics of Piracy : Crime and Civil Disobedience in Colonial America

Label
The Politics of Piracy : Crime and Civil Disobedience in Colonial America
Title
The Politics of Piracy
Title remainder
Crime and Civil Disobedience in Colonial America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The untold story of how colonial pirates transformed America and brought it to the brink of rebellion
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burgess Jr., Douglas R
Dewey number
973.2
Index
no index present
LC call number
E188 .B954 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pirates
  • Piracy
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • British colonies
  • Management
  • Piracy
  • Pirates
  • America
  • United States
Label
The Politics of Piracy : Crime and Civil Disobedience in Colonial America
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Contents; Introduction: The Sorrowful Tale of Robert Snead; Part 1: Beginnings; One London Fog: A Brief, Confusing History of English Piracy Law; Two The Phantom Fleet of Porto Principe: Jamaican Privateering under Charles II; Three "A Spot upon Our Garment": The Red Sea Fever in Colonial New York, 1691- 1698; Part II: An Empire in Crisis; Four Voyage of the Fancy, 1696; Five A Tale of Two Trials; Six The Ballad of Henry Every: Criminality and Print Culture in the Public Sphere; Part III: Pirate Nests
  • Seven "Ignorance of Their Duty": A New Jersey Warning, 1697 Eight A Society of Friends: Quakers and Illicit Trade in Colonial Pennsylvania; Nine "A Bloody Crew of Privateers": Resistance and Right in Rhode Island; Part IV: Rope's End; Ten The Bonds of Slavery: Law, Letters, and the Resumption Bill of 1701- 1702; Eleven From Community to Periphery: Trial and Execution in the American Colonies, 1705- 1730; Conclusion: Forgotten Revolutions; Notes; Bibliography; Acknowledgments; Index
Control code
898102763
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (305 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611686982
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)898102763
Label
The Politics of Piracy : Crime and Civil Disobedience in Colonial America
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Contents; Introduction: The Sorrowful Tale of Robert Snead; Part 1: Beginnings; One London Fog: A Brief, Confusing History of English Piracy Law; Two The Phantom Fleet of Porto Principe: Jamaican Privateering under Charles II; Three "A Spot upon Our Garment": The Red Sea Fever in Colonial New York, 1691- 1698; Part II: An Empire in Crisis; Four Voyage of the Fancy, 1696; Five A Tale of Two Trials; Six The Ballad of Henry Every: Criminality and Print Culture in the Public Sphere; Part III: Pirate Nests
  • Seven "Ignorance of Their Duty": A New Jersey Warning, 1697 Eight A Society of Friends: Quakers and Illicit Trade in Colonial Pennsylvania; Nine "A Bloody Crew of Privateers": Resistance and Right in Rhode Island; Part IV: Rope's End; Ten The Bonds of Slavery: Law, Letters, and the Resumption Bill of 1701- 1702; Eleven From Community to Periphery: Trial and Execution in the American Colonies, 1705- 1730; Conclusion: Forgotten Revolutions; Notes; Bibliography; Acknowledgments; Index
Control code
898102763
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (305 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611686982
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)898102763

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