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The Resource The hunt for Blackbeard : the world's most notorious pirate, Craig Cabell, Graham A. Thomas & Allan Richards

The hunt for Blackbeard : the world's most notorious pirate, Craig Cabell, Graham A. Thomas & Allan Richards

Label
The hunt for Blackbeard : the world's most notorious pirate
Title
The hunt for Blackbeard
Title remainder
the world's most notorious pirate
Statement of responsibility
Craig Cabell, Graham A. Thomas & Allan Richards
Title variation
Blackbeard the hunt for the world's most notorious pirate
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Edward Teach - 'Blackbeard'-is one of the legends of the so-called 'golden age of piracy'. There have been so many accounts of his short, bloody career that it is hard to see him and his times in a clear historical light. This new study looks for the man behind the legend, and it gives a vivid insight into the nature of piracy and the naval operations that were launched against it. The narrative focuses on the roles played by the Governor of Virginia Alexander Spotswood who masterminded the pursuit of Blackbeard, and Lieutenant Robert Maynard of HMS Pearl who led the pursuit and finally cornere
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
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Cabell, Craig
Dewey number
910.45
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F257.T422
LC item number
C334 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thomas, Graham A
  • Richards, Allan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teach, Edward
  • Pirates
  • Piracy
  • Teach, Edward
  • SCIENCE
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • Piracy
  • Pirates
  • North Carolina
Label
The hunt for Blackbeard : the world's most notorious pirate, Craig Cabell, Graham A. Thomas & Allan Richards
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 141) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The players -- The man and the myth -- Nemesis -- Alexander Spotswood -- Contemporaries and the Times -- The new pirate captain -- Flagship -- Blackbeard's victims -- The Adventure continues -- Charles Town -- Death of the Queen -- Pardon -- The beginning of the end -- Lies, damn lies and politics -- Battle plan -- Showdown -- Trials and tribulations -- Fate and collusion -- Legacy -- Appendix I: Spotswood's version of the truth -- Appendix II: Unhappiness in the Colonies: various letters -- Appendix III: Spotswood timeline
Control code
867050492
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 178 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783469147
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8afa8e83-8ab8-4f63-aeb8-08e4332547b5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)867050492
Label
The hunt for Blackbeard : the world's most notorious pirate, Craig Cabell, Graham A. Thomas & Allan Richards
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 141) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The players -- The man and the myth -- Nemesis -- Alexander Spotswood -- Contemporaries and the Times -- The new pirate captain -- Flagship -- Blackbeard's victims -- The Adventure continues -- Charles Town -- Death of the Queen -- Pardon -- The beginning of the end -- Lies, damn lies and politics -- Battle plan -- Showdown -- Trials and tribulations -- Fate and collusion -- Legacy -- Appendix I: Spotswood's version of the truth -- Appendix II: Unhappiness in the Colonies: various letters -- Appendix III: Spotswood timeline
Control code
867050492
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 178 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783469147
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8afa8e83-8ab8-4f63-aeb8-08e4332547b5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)867050492

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