Maritime History & Piracy Books

The Pirate's Wife: The Remarkable True Story of Sarah Kidd

Daphne Palmer Geanacopoulos


In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex

Nathaniel Philbrick


Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying...

Laurence Bergreen


Pirate Enlightenment, or the Real Libertalia

David Graeber


The Year 1000: When Globalization Began

Valerie Hansen


The Foghorn's Lament: The Disappearing Music of the Coast

Jennifer Lucy Allan


Blackbeard the Pirate

Robert E. Lee


Death by Fire and Ice: The Steamboat Lexington Calamity

Brian E. O'Connor