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The pirates Laffite : the treacherous world of the corsairs of the Gulf / William C. Davis.

By: Davis, William C, 1946-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, c2005Edition: 1st ed.Description: xii, 706 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.ISBN: 015100403X.Other title: World of the corsairs of the Gulf.Subject(s): Laffite, Jean | Laffite, Pierre, d. 1826? | Pirates -- Louisiana -- Biography | Pirates -- Gulf of Mexico -- Biography | Privateering -- Gulf of Mexico -- History | New Orleans, Battle of, New Orleans, La., 1815 | Louisiana -- History -- Biography | Gulf of Mexico -- HistoryDDC classification: 976.3/05/092/2 | B LOC classification: F374.L2 | D385 2005Summary: Chronicles the lives and exploits of Jean and Pierre Laffite, privateers along the Gulf Coast during the early 1800s and describes how they raided Spanish merchant ships and came to assist the U.S. against English during the War of 1812.
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Maps on endpapers.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [649]-678) and index.

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Chronicles the lives and exploits of Jean and Pierre Laffite, privateers along the Gulf Coast during the early 1800s and describes how they raided Spanish merchant ships and came to assist the U.S. against English during the War of 1812.

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