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This e-book presents an perception to the cultural paintings interested in violence at sea during this interval of maritime background. it's the first to contemplate how 'piracy' and representations of 'pirates' either form and have been formed via political, social and non secular debates, displaying how attitudes to 'piracy' and violence at sea have been debated among 1550 and 1650.

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