Privateering, piracy and British policy in Spanish America, 1810-1830 /

Private maritime predation was integral to the Spanish American Wars of Independence. When colonists rebelled against Spanish rule in 1810 they deployed privateers. This upsurge in privateering and piracy has been neglected by historians yet it posed a significant threat to British interests. As num...

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Main Author: McCarthy, Matthew, (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK : Boydell Press, 2013.
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Online Access:Available via JSTOR
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