30) Historians credit the expansion and development of the Western world from 1600 to 1815 to privateers
Other notable Liverpool privateers
were Fortunatus Wright and William Hutchinson.
Of course, public love affairs with successful privateers
help insulate ICs against targets' counter-assertions of patent infringement.
Buccaneers were pirates and privateers
who operated from bases in the West Indies, and attacked Spanish shipping in the Caribbean.
generally did not engage in ship-to-ship combat to gain control of the seas or to invade enemy territory.
Although widely known as a pirate, he was in fact a privateer
, having the backing of the English crown to terrorise the Spanish.
In spring 1813, British warships and colonial privateers
went on the offensive, ravaging US maritime trade in the Gulf of Maine.
But with the big money factory teams allowed to pit their wits against the privateer
teams in the all new 'Evo' class, Tunstall admits he may be forced to race elsewhere.
His body was suspended in a gibbet, a kind of cage, on the Thames River as a warning to other privateers
now own 90% of old people's homes in the UK.
Scourge of the Seas: Buccaneers, Pirates and Privateers
examines the myths and realities of pirate life, examining the stories of adventure on the seas, the biographies of practicing pirates throughout history, and considering pirate ships and vivid battles alike.