Pirates of New Spain, 1575-1742Book - 2003
Captivating, well-documented study focuses on piracy among Spain's Pacific coast colonies, ranging from Panama to points north. Gerhard traces the exploits of the Elizabethan pirates -- most notably, Sir Francis Drake and the crew of the Golden Hind --Dutch raiders, mercenary buccaneers like Captain Morgan, and the incursions of English smugglers.
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2003
Branch Call Number: 972.02 GERHARD
Characteristics: 274 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm