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Privateers

Ben Bova

Privateers

Grassy Knoll

by Ben Bova

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Not Avail .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction

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    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11347284M
    ISBN 100812532058
    ISBN 109780812532050


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Privateers in the American Revolution by John Frayler, Salem Maritime National Historic Site. When the American colonies declared their independence from Great Britain, the infant nation was in no position to defy British rule of the seas.

Two Revolutionary War Privateers. Home Reviews Excerpts this book is the result of bringing together two lifetimes of collecting family information. Connecticut, and that he and his brother, Joseph Packwood, were privateers during the American Revolution.

Given that the brothers worked for Nathaniel Shaw of New London, Bill and Gini. Privateer definition is - an armed private ship licensed to attack enemy shipping; also: a sailor on such a ship.

and their ships and privateers were preying upon American ships. — CBS News, "Book excerpt. Privateer, privately owned armed vessel commissioned by a belligerent state to attack enemy ships, usually vessels of commerce. Privateering was carried on by all nations from the earliest times until the 19th century.

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