Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks (May 1, 2007)
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The untold tale of a heroic band of Caribbean pirates whose defiance of imperial rule encouraged rebellion in colonial outposts around the worldIn the early eighteenth century, the Pirate Republic was once domestic to a couple of the good pirate captains, together with Blackbeard, "Black Sam" Bellamy, and Charles Vane. besides their fellow pirates—former sailors, indentured servants, and runaway slaves—this "Flying Gang" verified a crude yet specified democracy within the Bahamas, carving out their very own quarter of freedom within which servants have been unfastened, blacks should be equivalent electorate, and leaders have been selected or deposed by way of a vote. They bring to an end alternate routes, sacked slave ships, and severed Europe from its New international empires, and for a short, excellent interval the Republic used to be successful.