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Download e-book for iPad: The Republic of Pirates: Being the True and Surprising Story by Colin Woodard

By Colin Woodard

ISBN-10: 0547415753

ISBN-13: 9780547415758

 The untold tale of a heroic band of Caribbean pirates whose defiance of imperial rule encouraged rebellion in colonial outposts around the world

In the early eighteenth century, the Pirate Republic was once domestic to a few of the good pirate captains, together with Blackbeard, "Black Sam" Bellamy, and Charles Vane. besides their fellow pirates—former sailors, indentured servants, and runaway slaves—this "Flying Gang" proven a crude yet designated democracy within the Bahamas, carving out their very own sector of freedom within which servants have been unfastened, blacks might be equivalent voters, and leaders have been selected or deposed through a vote. They bring to a halt alternate routes, sacked slave ships, and severed Europe from its New global empires, and for a quick, wonderful interval the Republic was once a hit.

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