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Piracy in the Early Modern Era: An anthology of sources
Lane, K.E.; Bialuschewski, A. (Ed.) (2019). Piracy in the Early Modern Era: An anthology of sources. Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.: Indianapolis/Cambridge. ISBN 1624668259. 163 pp.

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  • Lane, K.E., editor
  • Bialuschewski, A., editor

    This volume represents a sea change in educational resources for the history of piracy. In a single, readable, and affordable volume, Lane and Bialuschewski present a wonderfully diverse body of primary texts on sea raiders. Drawn from a variety of sources, including the authors' own archival research and translations, these carefully curated texts cover over two hundred years (1548&;1726) of global, early-modern piracy. Lane and Bialuschewski provide glosses of each document and a succinct introduction to the historical context of the period and avoid the romanticized and Anglo-centric depictions of maritime predation that often plague work on the topic.

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