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Trade, shipping and piracy

Our range of books will explain the intriguing truth and factual history of piracy.

The life of pirates is one of the most popular subjects in maritime history.  We have a selection of books which explain the intriguing history of the pirate trade, giving the true facts and realities of piracy.  Learn how smuggling and crime on the oceans is also a current issue.

Our collection also includes books that explore how global trade, exploration, conflict, and technological advances have shaped human development.