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Being a Pirate
The Crew of a Pirate Ship
Friends and Enemies
Making Your Mark
Medicine at Sea
Most Unwelcome Death
Oh to Be a Pirate
Pirate Conning
A Pirate Lexicon
Pirate Lingo
Pirate Tactics
Pirates and Death
Pirates and Sea Shanties
Pirates and Their Clothes
A Pirates' Arsenal of Torture
Punishing Their Own and Hunting Prey
To Capture Prey and Plunder It
When is a Pirate not a Pirate?
History
Ancient Pirates
The Stupidest Mistake Ever Made by Pirates by Guest Columnist David K. Bryant
Baltimore, Ireland
Captives of the Barbary States
Cotton Mather, Preacher to the Pirates
The Golden Age of Piracy
í víking – Norse who went plundering and Q & A
Jolly Roger and No Quarter Given
Mother Nature, Pirates, & Dangers at Sea
Medieval Pirates
The Nearly Forgotten Adventures of Sam Bellamy by Guest Columnist Laura Nelson
Pirate Treasure
Pirates & Religion
Punishing the Pirates

Sam Bellamy & Olivier Levasseur by Guest Columnist Laura Nelson
Sir Henry Mainwaring on the Prevention and Suppression of Piracy
Thomas Davis, Reluctant Carpenter to the Pirates by Guest Columnist Laura Nelson
Tracing the Golden Age of Piracy by Casey Sheehan

Women and the Jolly Roger
Modern Piracy
How to Solve Somalia's Piracy Problem?
Modern Piracy: 2005 Update
Piracy of Yore vs. Piracy Today
Piracy and the Law
Piracy versus Terrorism
Cost of Piracy
Profile of a Pirate
Combating Piracy
Notorious Pirates
Alfhild Princess and Viking
The Barbary Corsairs
Black Pirates
A Buccaneer More Interested in Nature than Gold
The Buccaneers
Captain William Kidd
Cheng I Sao
Famous Barbary Corsairs
Fléau des Espagnois – Flail of the Spaniards
Granuaile (aka Grace O’Malley) – Irish Pirate
Henry Every
Henry Morgan by Jude Ellery
John Julian, the Teenage Pirate by Laura Nelson
Patriots or Pirates?
Peter Cornelius Hoof and Me by Laura Nelson
Pirate, Rebel, Freedom Fighter, Champion of the Poor

Pyrate Surgeons
Rachel Wall
Richard and Jeremiah: Two Pirates Who Would be Pardoned by Laura Nelson
Shap 'ng Tsai, Xú Yàbǎo, and the Royal Navy
Sir Henry Mainwaring
Spanish Adventurers
The Spanish Pirates
Three Buccaneers

A Trio of Pirates
Piracy Around the World
The Dutch Beggars of the Sea by Jean-Denis G. G. Lepage
Notorious Pirate Havens
The Ancient World
Around the World
Madagascar
Port Royal
Tortuga and New Providence
In League with the Pirates
Pirates of Canada
The Pirates of San Augustín
Scottish Pirates
Pirates and Literature
Birth of a Pirate Novel by Helen Hollick
Bringing Pirates to Life through the Written Word by Guest Columnist Darren Simon
Captain Blood - The History behind the Novel
Captain Misson and Libertalia
Fictional Pirates
A Fun List of Pirate Movie Favorites by Guest Columnist Elise Schwartz
The Greatest Pirate Story Never Told (Until Now) by David K. Bryant
Jesamiah Acorne (Captain) by Guest Columnist Helen Hollick
Johnson vs. Defoe

The Lure of Piracy - Realty vs. Romanticism
Superstitions and the Sea
The Unknown Survivor by Guest Columnist Laura Nelson
Who Drinks with Blackbeard? by Guest Columnist Calvin Z. Heyward
Privateers
Alexander Selkirk
Dominique Youx, Intrepid Warrior
Canadian Privateers
Fells Point and the Baltimore Privateers
James Forten
Jean Laffite, Enigma and Legend
Pirate or Privateer, Rogue or Hero? by Guest Columnist Mark M. McMillin
The Privateers - an Introduction
Ships & Maritime History
A Fateful Voyage: The Story of the 1715 Treasure Fleet, Pirates, and a Tercentenary
Galleys to Junks
Pirate Ships
Shipwrecked Treasure Galleons
Smuggling
The Spanish Galleons
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Books for Young Pirates
Books for Pirate Apprentices and Young Adults
Books for Adults - Fiction
Books for Adults - Nonfiction
5-Star Review Books
The Aden Effect
Amber Wake
At Drake's Command
The Barbary Pirates
Barbary Slave
The Bermuda Privateer
The Black Ship
Black Sails & Crossbones
Blood Brothers
Bloody Seas
Blue Water, Scarlet Tide
Bring It Close

Buccaneer
Captain Sinister’s Lady
Charity's Cross
Demons & Pearls
Dockyard Dog
Dragons & Dirigibles
The English Monster
Fin Gall
Flint and Silver
For King and Commonwealth
Force 12 in German Bight
Fortune's Horizon
Fortune's Whelp
Gather the Shadowmen
Gentlemen and Fortune
Glendalough Fair
The George Abercrombie Fox Series
The Guise of a Gentleman

Hawke
Hell Around the Horn
Hook's Tale
J
aded Tides
The Jefferson Key
Judas Island (The Promise of Gold Trilogy)
In the Time of Worms
The King's Chameleon
A Kiss in the Wind
The Legend of the Gypsy Hawk
The Legendary Adventures of the Pirate Queens
Magic of Blood and Sea
Master of the Sweet Trade
Mistress of the Sea
Morevi
The Mountain of Gold
Night Wolf
Not Self But Country
Of a Great Deep
On the Account

The Only Life That Mattered
The Patriot's Fate
Philip Nolan
Pieces of Eight

Pirate Alley
The Pirate and the Puritan
The Pirate Captain
Pirate Code
Pirate Heiress
Pirate King
The Pirate Lord
The Pirate Next Door
The Pirate Rebel
The Pirate Round
The Pirate's Debt
The Pirate's Duchess
Pirate's Tale
Pirates: Masterworks of Adventure
Pirates of Pensacola
Pirates' Pay
The Power & the Glory
The Prodigal
The Queen of the Caribbean
Raider's Wake
The Ransom
The Redemption
Ripples in the Sand
Roland
Sandokan: The King of the Sea
Sandokan: The Pirates of Malaysia
Sandokan: The Tigers of Mompracem
Sea Robber
Secret Harbor
A Ship for the King
A Ship of War
Silver
Skull and Bones
Steam & Stratagem
The Sugar Sacrifice
Summon the Queen
Surgeon’s Mate
Swords of Waar
Those in Peril
The Tides of Avarice
To Tame the Wind
Trident
Vital Spark
 
1812
America's Privateer
The Barbary Wars
Bizarro Buccaneers
Blackbeard
Blackbeard Reconsidered
Bonhomme Richard vs. Serapis
British Piracy in the Golden Age
British Pirates in Print and Performance
The Notorious Captain Hayes
Catholic Pirates and Greek Merchants
Citizen Sailors
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Pirates
Contemporary Maritime Piracy in Southeast Asia
Coping with Capture

Coxinga and the Fall of the Ming Dynasty
Dangerous Waters: Modern Piracy and Terror on the High Seas
De Ruyter
Drake: For God, Queen, and Plunder
The Dutch in the Medway
Elusive Pirates, Pervasive Smugglers
Empire of Blue Water
The Everything Pirates Book
Flotilla
Frigate Commander
Gentlemen’s Blood
The Global Schooner
The Glorious First of June
The Golden Age of Piracy
Granuaile
Guide to Pirate Parenting
HMS Victory 1765-1812
Hornblower's Historical Shipmates
If a Pirate I Must Be...
Intrepid Sailors
Lafitte the Pirate
The Last Days of Black Beard
The Lost Story of the William & Mary
The Maritime Heritage of the Cayman Islands
A Modern Plague of Pirates
Monsoon Traders
Most Secret and Confidential
Nelson's Band of Brothers
Nelson's Victory
Perilous Fight
Piracy: The Complete History
Piracy...Terrorism...Malacca Straits
Pirate Alley

The Pirate Hunter: the True Story of Captain Kidd
Pirate Hunters
Pirate Killers
Pirate Nests and the Rise of the British Empire, 1570-1740
The Pirate Next Door
The Pirate Primer
The Pirate Round
The Pirate Ship 1660-1730
The Pirate Soul
Pirate Women
Pirates: A History
Pirates: Predators of the Seas
Pirates: Truth and Tales
Pirates Aboard
The Pirates of Somalia
Pirates of the Americas
Pirates in the Age of Sail
Pirates, Jack Tar, and Memory
The Pirates Laffite
Pirates of the East Coast...Caribbean Sea (CD)
Pirates, Terrorists, and Warlords
The Politics of Piracy
Privateering
Raising Black Flags
Real Canadian Pirates
The Republic of Pirates
Royal Tars
The Sea Rover's Practice
Ships of Oak Guns of Iron
Skull & Saltire
Somalia, the New Barbary?
Vasa
Villains of All Nations
Voyage to Jamestown
The Travels of Reverend Ólafur Egilsson
The War of 1812
The Way of the Ship
Wooden Warship Construction
The World Atlas of Piracy
X Marks the Spot Alex and the Ironic Gentleman

Baltazar and the Flying Pirates
Bloody Jack
The Book of Pirates
Capt. Hook
Captured by Pirates
The Dagger Quick
The Dangerous Legacy
Daughter of the Pirate King
Discovering Pirates

Ghost Ship
The Ghost Ship
Isle of Swords
The Jolley-Rogers and the Ghostly Galleon
Keeper of the Island

Lost Treasures of the Pirates of the Caribbean
Magic Marks the Spot
Misty Gordon and the Mystery of the Ghost Pirates
My Mom the Pirate
Natalie's Good Fortune
Nick of Time
Peter and the Starcatchers
Peter Raven under Fire
Pirate
Pirate Adventures
The Pirate Captain's Daughter
Pirate Diary
Pirate Ship
Pirate’s Handbook
The Pirate's Legacy
The Pirate's Sister
Pirates
Pirates (series)
Pirates of the North Carolina Coast
Pirates Off the Mark
Pirates, Ships, and Sailors

Plunder
Polly and the Pirates
The Pop-up Book of Ships
Sandokan: The King of the Sea
Sandokan: The Pirates of Malaysia
Sandokan: The Tigers of Mompracem
Scratch and the Pirates of Paradise Cove
Sea Queens
See-Through Pirates
The Sugar Revolution
The Tides of Avarice

The Treasure of Barracuda
Uncle Pirate

Violet and the Mean and Rotten Pirates
Vampirates
Voyage of Plunder
The Voyage of the Sea Wolf
The Whydah
Will of the Pirates

Worse Things Happen at Sea!

1001 Pirate Things to Spot
An ABC of Pirates
Are Pirates Polite?
Are You the Pirate Captain?
Battle for the Knotty List
The Best Pirate

The Castaway Pirates
Charlotte Jane Battles Bedtime
Fluffy: Scourge of the Sea
Henry and the Buccaneer Bunnies
I Love My Pirate Papa
Inside Jolly Roger's Pirate Ship
A Li’l Pirate’s ABSeas
The Night Pirates
No Pirates Allowed! Said Library Lou
Pirasaurs!
The Pirate Jamboree
Pirate Pete's Giant Adventure
Pirate Santa
Pirate vs. Pirate

Pirate's Perfect Pet
Pirates Don't Change Diapers
Port Side Pirates!
See Inside Pirate Ships
Small Saul
The Quiet Pirate
Treasure Ship
When You're a Pirate Dog and Other Pirate Poems
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