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Under the black flag

Kit Dalton

Under the black flag

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Published by Lockard Publishing Company in Memphis, Tennessee .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Quantrill, William Clarke, -- 1837-1865,
  • Outlaws,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Underground movements

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Captain Kit Dalton, a Confederate soldier, a guerilla captain under the fearless leader Quantrell, and a border outlaw for seventeen years following the surrender of the Confederacy, associated with the most notedand of free booters the world has ever known.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 13176.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination252 p.
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13553838M
    OCLC/WorldCa10875275

    Black Flag of the North tells the story of Roberts’s dramatic life, from his boyhood in rural South Wales through his days at sea in the slave trade. He set the Atlantic aflame from the Grand Banks to Brazil, and by blood and fire won his reputation as the fearless and feared king of the pirates.


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