Between the devil and the deep blue sea : merchant seamen, pirates, and the Anglo-American maritime world, 1700-1750 /

The author "re-creates life along the waterfront, where seafaring men from around the world crowded into sailor town, with its brothels, alehouses, and street brawls, and the city jail" and the "larger historical issues such as the rise of capitalism, the genesis of free wage labor, a...

Full description

Saved in:
Main Author: Rediker, Marcus.
Format: Book
Published:Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1987.
Related Information:Publisher description 
Online Access: Table of contents 
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!

Illinois Wesleyan University

Location: A-F,Lower; G-L,2nd; M-P,3rd; Q-Z,4th

Call Number: VK57 .R43 1987
Copy 1 Lost--System AppliedDue: 04-28-2015