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The Resource The politics of piracy : crime and civil disobedience in colonial America, 1660-1730, Douglas R. Burgess Jr, (electronic book)

The politics of piracy : crime and civil disobedience in colonial America, 1660-1730, Douglas R. Burgess Jr, (electronic book)

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The politics of piracy : crime and civil disobedience in colonial America, 1660-1730
Title
The politics of piracy
Title remainder
crime and civil disobedience in colonial America, 1660-1730
Statement of responsibility
Douglas R. Burgess Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Burgess, Douglas R
Dewey number
973.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E188
LC item number
.B954 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Pirates
  • Piracy
  • United States
  • Great Britain
Label
The politics of piracy : crime and civil disobedience in colonial America, 1660-1730, Douglas R. Burgess Jr, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the sorrowful tale of Robert Snead -- Part I. Beginnings -- London fog: a brief, confusing history of English piracy law -- The phantom fleet of Porto Principe: privateering and admiralty, 1660-1688 -- "A spot upon our garment": the Red Sea fever in colonial New York, 1691-1698 -- Part II. An empire in crisis -- Voyage of the Fancy, 1696 -- The successful pyrate: a tale of two trials -- The ballad of Henry Every: criminality and print culture in the public sphere -- Part III. Pirate nests -- "Ignorance of their duty": a New Jersey warning, 1697 -- A society of friends: piracy and Quakerism in Pennsylvania -- "A bloody crew of privateers": resistance and right in Rhode Island -- Part IV. Rope's end -- The bonds of slavery: law, letters, and the Resumption Bill of 1701-2 -- From community to periphery: trial and execution in the American colonies, 1705-1730 -- Conclusion: forgotten revolutions
Control code
EBC1882389
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (302 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611686982
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The politics of piracy : crime and civil disobedience in colonial America, 1660-1730, Douglas R. Burgess Jr, (electronic book)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the sorrowful tale of Robert Snead -- Part I. Beginnings -- London fog: a brief, confusing history of English piracy law -- The phantom fleet of Porto Principe: privateering and admiralty, 1660-1688 -- "A spot upon our garment": the Red Sea fever in colonial New York, 1691-1698 -- Part II. An empire in crisis -- Voyage of the Fancy, 1696 -- The successful pyrate: a tale of two trials -- The ballad of Henry Every: criminality and print culture in the public sphere -- Part III. Pirate nests -- "Ignorance of their duty": a New Jersey warning, 1697 -- A society of friends: piracy and Quakerism in Pennsylvania -- "A bloody crew of privateers": resistance and right in Rhode Island -- Part IV. Rope's end -- The bonds of slavery: law, letters, and the Resumption Bill of 1701-2 -- From community to periphery: trial and execution in the American colonies, 1705-1730 -- Conclusion: forgotten revolutions
Control code
EBC1882389
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (302 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611686982
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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