Under the Black Flag (Digital Audiobook)

The Romance and the Reality of Life Among the Pirates

By David Cordingly, Don Hagen (Narrator)

Publication Date: November 14, 2011

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (5/9/2006)


For this rousing, revisionist history, the former head of exhibitions at England's National Maritime Museum has combed original documents and records to produce a most authoritative and definitive account of piracy's "Golden Age." As he explodes many accepted myths (i.e. "walking the plank" is pure fiction), Cordingly replaces them with a truth that is more complex and often bloodier.