A General History of the Pyrates: From Their first Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence to the Present Time

By | March 13, 2019

A General History of the Pyrates: From Their first Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence to the Present Time

A General History of the Robberies and Murders of the most notorious Pyrates is a 1724 book published in Britain containing biographies of contemporary pirates,[1] which was influential in shaping popular conceptions of pirates. It is the prime source for the biographies of many well known pirates.[2] Its author uses the name Captain Charles Johnson, generally considered a pseudonym.

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