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Under the Black Flag by David Cordingly
May 09, 2006 | ISBN 9780812977226
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    Feb 06, 2013 | ISBN 9780307763075

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“This is the most authoritative and highly literate account of these pernicious people that I have ever read.”—Patrick O’Brian

“[A] wonderfully entertaining history of pirates and piracy . . . a rip-roaring read . . . fascinating and unexpected.”Men’s Journal

“[A] lively history . . . If you’ve ever been seduced by the myth of the cutlass-wielding pirate, consider David Cordingly’s Under the Black Flag.”USA Today, “Best Bets”

“Engagingly told . . . a tale of the power of imaginative literature to re-create the past.”Los Angeles Times

“Entirely engaging and informative . . . a witty and spirited book.”The Washington Post Book World

“Plenty of thrills and adventure to satisfy any reader.”The Philadelphia Inquirer

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