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Hispanic American Historical Review (1931) 11 (3): 369–371.
Published: 01 August 1931
...James Alexander Robertson Ravensau de Lussan, Buccaneer of the Spanish Main and early French Filibuster of the Pacific. A Translation into English of his “Journal of a Voyage into the South Seas in 1684 and the following Years with the Filibusters” . Translated and edited by Wilbur...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (4): 719.
Published: 01 November 1979
...Paul E. Hoffman The Buccaneer King: The Biography of Sir Henry Morgan, 1635–1688 . By Pope Dudley . New York , 1977 . Dodd, Mead and Company . Diagram. Maps. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xx , 379 . Cloth . $11.95 . Copyright 1979 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (2): 233–256.
Published: 01 May 2020
... from a Eurocentric, often-romanticized image of the age of buccaneers to the contributions of indigenous people, not only as voluntary and forced participants in violent raids but also as defenders of Spanish colonies and, above all, as defenseless victims. 18. Antonio Sebastián de Toledo Molina y...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1931) 11 (3): 363–364.
Published: 01 August 1931
...A. Curtis Wilgus The Scourge of the Indies, Buccaneers, Corsairs, and Filibusters . By Besson Maurice . ( New York : Random House , 1929 . Pp. xii , 333 .) Copyright 1931 by Duke University Press 1931 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (2): 352.
Published: 01 May 1968
... account of pirating he is unexcelled— unless by Jim Hawkins. His Buccaneers of America is a handbook of piracy, a joy both to the seeker after romance and to the historian of the West Indies and the Spanish Main. Copyright 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 The Buccaneers of America...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (4): 691–693.
Published: 01 November 1993
...Arnold J. Bauer A Buccaneer’s Atlas: Basil Bingrose’s South Sea Waggoner . Edited by Howse Derek and Thrower Norman J. W. . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1992 . Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Appendixes. Bibliography. Index . xii , 314 pp. Cloth . $75.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2024) 104 (2): 322–323.
Published: 01 May 2024
...Kris Lane klane1@tulane.edu Raiders and Natives: Cross-cultural Relations in the Age of Buccaneers . By Arne Bialuschewski . Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2022 . Maps. Figures. Notes. Bibliographic essay. Index. xi , 179 pp. Paper, $24.95 . Copyright © 2024...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (1): 3–34.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Pablo Miguel Sierra Silva Abstract This article focuses on the experiences of women of African descent who were made captives (and, in some cases, recaptives) after the 1683 buccaneer raid on Veracruz, the most important port in the Viceroyalty of New Spain (colonial Mexico). Although the raid...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (2): 284–304.
Published: 01 May 1974
... to three major assaults in 1615, 1624, and 1643, launched by the States General in league with the ambitious Dutch East India Company. 2 Buccaneers formed the second wave and spilled over into the Pacific in the last three decades of the century after Henry Morgan’s spectacular sack of Panama in 1670...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (1): 174–175.
Published: 01 February 2000
... pp. Cloth, $58.95 . Paper, $19.95 . 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Buccaneers, the catchall word for pirates, are embedded in our popular culture as a result of a constant flow of books that began while they were still in action. Most of these works tell and retell the same stories...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (3): 567–568.
Published: 01 August 1984
... on published sources, this book makes a significant contribution to our understanding of the early Caribbean. The title is somewhat misleading. The work examines not only the freebooters and buccaneers, but also the transitions, especially in the colonies of Barbados, St. Kitts, Martinique, Guadeloupe, Jamaica...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 February 2008
... of the flamboyant buccaneer is “blamed” on the seventeenth-century writer and former pirate Alexander Exquemelin, and the pirate’s alleged libertarian tendencies are ascribed to Daniel Defoe (or Charles Johnson, and in any case to the author of the 1724 General History of the Pyrates ). Moreau admits...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1946) 26 (4): 532–533.
Published: 01 November 1946
... of the earliest settlements in the valley of the Rio Valis, which were allegedly made by buccaneers who were seeking alter­ native employment in view of the fact that their old profession was becoming increasingly dangerous and unprofitable. Valis and Belize are both apparently corruptions of the name of Wallace...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1946) 26 (4): 533–535.
Published: 01 November 1946
... by buccaneers who were seeking alter­ native employment in view of the fact that their old profession was becoming increasingly dangerous and unprofitable. Valis and Belize are both apparently corruptions of the name of Wallace, who was one of the leading buccaneers. This is undoubtedly true; but the author...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1987) 67 (4): 711–712.
Published: 01 November 1987
... the castle as a prelude to the expedition to Panama City in 1671, San Lorenzo was a formidable stronghold. But the great walls and heavy artillery did not make the place impregnable. Morgan’s buccaneers overcame the Spanish defenses in short order and massacred the garrison, many of whom jumped off the rocky...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 February 2017
..., 1480–1630 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Arnold A. James . 2007 . “ From Piracy to Policy: Exquemelin's Buccaneers and Imperial Competition in ‘America.’ ” Review: Literature and Arts of the Americas 40 , no. 1 : 9 – 20 . Dampier William . 1906 . Dampier's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (3): 437.
Published: 01 August 1967
..., scholarly study shows that French influence—piratical and occasionally priestly—began in 1528 and grew stronger during the heyday of the buccaneers. It became political and administrative during the reign of Charles II and cultural under the Bourbons, as Spain itself became “Frenchified.” Venezuela...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (3): 428–429.
Published: 01 August 1962
... pirates. By and large, the lot of the pirates was a miserable one. They suffered from scurvy, disease, and hunger, and the rewards were thin. Except for Drake and Rogers, each of whom managed to take a Manila galleon, and a number of profitable enterprises by the buccaneers in the middle...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (2): 312.
Published: 01 May 1967
... excavation, covering more than four hundred years of dreams, frustration, and achievement in linking the Atlantic and the Pacific. He relates the well-known colonial stories of Balboa, the Spanish effort to maintain a monopoly on the Isthmus, and the adventures of Drake and the buccaneers. The travels...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (4): 715–716.
Published: 01 November 1978
... of buccaneers and escaped slaves. By the nineteenth century, the plantation slave society gave way as Haiti became free and the world economy changed. Knight discounts the humanitarian motives of the abolitionists and insists that the freed slaves proved the colonists wrong by being eager to work...