Under the Black Flag

The Romance And the Reality of Life Among the Pirates

by David Cordingly

Paperback, 296 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $16 | purchase

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Under the Black Flag
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The Romance And the Reality of Life Among the Pirates
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David Cordingly

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A revisionist history of the golden age of piracy draws on original archive records to provide a realistic study of pirates and their lives that refutes many of the myths about the era.