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Blackbeard and other pirates of the Atlantic coast

by Roberts, Nancy

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Published by J.F. Blair in Winston-Salem, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Atlantic Coast (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Pirates -- Atlantic Coast (U.S.) -- History.,
    • Atlantic Coast (U.S.) -- History, Naval.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-204).

      Other titlesBlackbeard., Black beard and other pirates of the Atlantic coast.
      StatementNancy Roberts.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF106 .R74 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 204 p. ;
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1393533M
      ISBN 100895870983
      LC Control Number93000698

      It was a genuine concern: Bellamy, Blackbeard and other pirates not only piloted ships every bit as large and well-armed as the gun Seaford, but the pirates also had far greater manpower, which.   Three Centuries After His Beheading, a Kinder, Gentler Blackbeard Emerges Recent discoveries cast a different light on the most famous—and most feared—pirate of the early 18th century.

      "Blackbeard: America's Most Notorious Pirate traces Teach's career from the time he went to sea to his final defeat in a tremendous sea battle near his base at Ocracoke Island. Pirate expert Angus Konstam follows in Blackbeard's bloody wake through the Caribbean and describes his encounters with many others in the trade, especially at Benjamin. Blackbeard and Other Pirates of the Atlantic Coast by Roberts, Nancy and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

      Blackbeard, whose real name was Edward Teach (or Thatch), was an English pirate who terrorized merchant ships in the Caribbean and along the Atlantic coast of North America during the early 18th. Edward "Ned" Low (also spelled Lowe or Loe; –) was a notorious pirate of English origin during the latter days of the Golden Age of Piracy, in the early 18th was born into poverty in Westminster, London, and was a thief from an early moved to Boston, Massachusetts, as a young wife died in childbirth in late Two years later, he became a pirate Base of operations: Atlantic, Caribbean.


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Will be shipped from US. Used books may not include companion materials, may have some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes4/5(7). The pirates in this book sailed far and wide, but all made their mark on the Atlantic coast. Some made their home there, such as the notorious Blackbeard, who anchored his ship off Ocracoke Island 5/5(1).

Blackbeard and Other Pirates of the Atlantic Coast is a great book. I love Blackbeard, he was quite the character!!/5(4). The pirates in this book sailed far and wide, but all made their mark on the Atlantic coast. Some made their home there, such as the notorious Blackbeard, who anchored his ship off Ocracoke Island and lived for a time in Bath, North Carolina/5(65).

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The pirates in this book sailed far and wide, but all made their mark on the Atlantic coast. Some made their home there, such as the notorious Blackbeard, who anchored his ship off Ocracoke Island and lived for a time in Bath, North Carolina. A COMMON MOTIF.

But the legend of Blackbeard and tales of buried pirate treasure continued to grow through the ensuing decades. An book containing historical collections from New Jersey. Blackbeard is one of history's most legendary pirates of all time, and the coast of North Carolina, from Ocracoke Island to the small inland town of Bath, has the rare distinction of being his favorite plundering grounds, his favorite hideout, and his home.

Blackbeard was born Edward Teach and came to America from Bristol, England. See and discover other items: history of pirates and pirate ships, blackbeard the pirate, americas best, carolina coast, atlantic coast There's a problem loading /5(43).

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Once he began robbing ships, Blackbeard became one of the most feared pirates on the sea until he was killed in battle. Blackbeard's true story is the inspiration behind many of the colorful pirates in today's books and movies.

Photographs, illustrations, and maps support the text. Book and lesson also available at Levels H and K. Learn all about our books. View Catalog. BOOKS. Category. All; Anthology Bundles Blackbeard and Other Pirates of the Atlantic Coast.

Blackbeard the Pirate. Blackbeard's Cup and Stories of the Outer Banks. Blue Marlin. Edward Teach (alternatively spelled Edward Thatch, c. – 22 November ), better known as Blackbeard, was an English pirate who operated around the West Indies and the eastern coast of Britain's North American is known about his early life, but he may have been a sailor on privateer ships during Queen Anne's War before settling on the Bahamian island of New Providence Base of operations: Atlantic, West Indies.

Blackbeard and Other Pirates of the Atlantic Coast. Author: ROBERTS, Nancy Title: Blackbeard and Other Pirates of the Atlantic Coast Publication: Winston-Salem, North Carolina: John F.

Blair, Publisher, (). Description: printing. Light foxing to page fine edges, else near fine in a fine Rating: % positive. I knew nothing about Blackbeard other than being a pirate and learned some things myself. Some of the other books I've read with my son, I've known the subject better and was please with the content they chose to illustrate their lives.

Probably our 15th book read from this line of literature/5(74). Dolin says it was Captain Charles Johnson’s book A General History of the Robberies and Murders of the Most Notorious Pyrates that “transformed Blackbeard. In this collection of pirate tales, you will meet scions of colonial aristocrats like Rhode Island's Thomas Tew and the dandified Stede Bonnet of Barbados; off-spring of unassuming farm families like Pennsylvanian Rachel Wall and Massachusetts' Charles Gibbs; and those like Edward Low of England, who escaped lives of desperate poverty and squalor by putting to sea.

Here is general information on pirates, with chapters on Blackbeard and on another famous pirate, Stede Bonnet. The Blackbeard chapter is almost twenty pages long. At the end of the book is a who’s who of North Carolina pirates.

The book includes illustrations. Roberts, Nancy. Blackbeard and Other Pirates of the Atlantic Coast. Winston-Salem: John F. Blair, Blackbeard the Pirate is a well-written biography, with a strong sense of the dynamism and suspense inherent in the story of Edward Teach's life.

Author Robert Earl Lee's extensive quoting from 18th-century primary source documents is also a strength. Perhaps because the author is a former law school dean, he pays close attention to the specific laws that related to piracy in Blackbeard's time/5.Blackbeard the Pirate Edward Teach, better known as Blackbeard, was one of the most notorious pirates ever to plague the Atlantic coast.

He was also one of the most colorful pirates of all time, becoming the model for countless blood-and-thunder tales of sea rovers.