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...

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Main Author: Rediker, Marcus.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1987.
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Illinois Wesleyan University

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

Call Number: VK57 .R43 1987
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