Sea Wolves of the Mediterranean. 2ND UK in dj

By: CURREY, E. Hamilton Nautilus Library 04

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CURREY, E. Hamilton. Sea Wolves of the Mediterranean. London: Philip Allan,(1928). First thus (second overall). Pp. (6),[7]-276. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Volume 4 in The Nautilus Library series. "The ris e and fall of the Corsairs of the Barbary Coast, for three centuries the scourge of the peaceful merchantmen in Mediterranean waters [...'the causes which led to results so deplorable to commerce, civilization and Christianity'], is a fascinating but little-known chapter in history. Commander Hamilton Currey tells of the coming of the Corsairs, describes some of their epicbattles with the knights of St. John and the armadas of Spain, and ends hi s story with the crowning mercy of Lepanto." - from the dj. Minor shelfwearand edgespotting, else very good in lightly nicked dust jacket. 25.00

Title: Sea Wolves of the Mediterranean. 2ND UK in dj

Author Name: CURREY, E. Hamilton Nautilus Library 04

Categories: 76,

Publisher: Philip Allan, London, 1928,:

Seller ID: 25381

Keywords: NAUTICAL MEDITERRANEAN CORSAIRS BARBARY SEAFARING HISTORY PIRACY,