By Charles Johnson,Daniel Defoe,Cask J. Thomson

First released within the 1700’s and documenting crucial biographies ever to motivate the outlooks of The Golden Age of Piracy, Captain Charles Johnson’s A normal historical past OF THE PIRATES continues to be the main major paintings in piracy study.

The 17th-century early-modern English textual content has been reproduced in an easier-to-read means – even though nonetheless thoroughly actual and real to the unique – with additional galleries and data in addition to extra content material like sea shanties and ancient discoveries.

Reconstructed from our first variation reproduction; we’ve paid cognizance to the element and restructured the booklet how it merits to be. this is often essentially the most vital items of non-fiction to have ever graced the Earth – and we would have liked to resurrect it!

Though attributed to a mysterious writer often called Captain Charles Johnson, A normal historical past consists of its personal cunningness with the writer frequently attributed as a possible pseudonym of Robinson Crusoe author Daniel Defoe.

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