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The Pirates of
Colonial North Carolina

Hugh F. Rankin
North Carolina
Department of Cultural Resources
Raleigh, 1993

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 p72  Appendix II

Some Books About Pirates

Abbott, John Stevens Cabot, Captain William Kidd, and Other of the Pirates or Buccaneers Who Ravaged the Seas, the Islands, and Continents of America Two Hundred Years Ago. New York, 1874.

Bonner, William Hallam, Pirate Laureate: The Life and Legends of Captain Kidd. New Brunswick, 1947.

Burney, J., A History of the Buccaneers of America. London, 1816.

Defoe, Daniel, A General History of the Pyrates. Edited by Manuel Schonhorn, Columbia, S. C., 1972 (Reprint of the 1726 and 1728 editions).

[Elms, C.], The Pirates Own Book. Portland, Maine, 1844.

Exquemelin,º Alexander Olivier, The Buccaneers of America, a True Account of the Most Remarkable Assaults Committed of Late Years Upon the Coasts of the West Indies by the Buccaneers of Jamaica and Tortuga (both English and French) wherein are Contained More Especially the Unparalleled Exploits of Sir Henry Morgan, our English Jamaican Hero, who Sacked Porto Bello, Burnt Panama, etc. by John Esquemeling,º one of the Buccaneers who was Present at those Tragedies, New York, 1911 (Reprint of the 1684 edition).

Gosse, Philip, The History of Piracy. New York, 1934.

Gosse, Philip, The Pirate's Who's Who, Giving Particulars of the Lives and Deaths of the Pirates & Buccaneers. London, 1924.

Haring, Clarence Henry, The Buccaneers in the West Indies in the XVII Century. London, 1910.

Herrmann, Oscar, Pirates and Piracy. New York, 1912.º

Hughson, Shirley Carter, The Carolina Pirates and Colonial Commerce, 1640‑1740 (Johns Hopkins University Studies in History and Political Science, Volume XII). Baltimore, 1894.

Jameson, J. F., Privateering and Piracy in the Colonial Period. New York, 1923.

Lee, Robert E., Blackbeard the Pirate: A Reappraisal of His Life and Times. Winston-Salem, 1974.

Mean, P. A., The Spanish Main. London, 1935.

Paine, Ralph D., Book of Buried Treasure. New York, 1911.

Postgate, Raymond, Murder, Piracy, and Treason. London, 1925.

Pringle, Patrick, Jolly Roger: The Story of the Great Age of Piracy. New York, 1952.

Rankin, Hugh F., The Golden Age of Piracy. New York, 1969.

Seitz, Don C., Under the Black Flag. New York, 1925.

Snow, Edward R., Pirates and Buccaneers of the Atlantic Coast, Boston, 1944.

Sternbeck, Alfred, Filibusters and Buccaneers. New York, 1930.

Stockton, Frank Richard, Buccaneers and Pirates of Our Coasts. London, 1917.

Woodbury, George, The Great Days of Piracy in the West Indies. New York, 1952.

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