Go Advanced Search
 

Buy from a third party:

( Amazon.com )        # of Discs: 5




Learn More About
Find More Titles by
This Author: Stephan Talty
This Narrator: John H. Mayer
This Publisher: Random House Audio

Empire of Blue Water by Stephan Talty

Empire of Blue Water

Captain Morgan's Great Pirate Army, the Epic Battle for the Americas, and the Catastrophe That Ended the Outlaws' Bloody Reign

by Stephan Talty


Product Details

Author
Narrator
Publisher
 
Abridged Edition
Running Time
6 Hrs. 30 Min.
Share This

Description

He challenged the greatest empire on earth with a ragtag bunch of renegades and brought it to its knees. Empire of the Blue Water is the real story of the pirates of the Caribbean.

Henry Morgan, a 20-year-old Welshman, crossed the Atlantic in 1655, hell-bent on making his fortune. Over the next three decades, his exploits in the Caribbean in the service of the British became legendary. His daring attacks on the mighty Spanish empire on land and at sea determined the fates of kings and queens, and his victories helped shape the destiny of the New World.

Morgan gathered disaffected European sailors and soldiers, hard-bitten adventurers, runaway slaves, and vicious cutthroats, and turned them into the most feared army in the Western Hemisphere. Awash with bloody battles, political intrigues, and a cast of characters more compelling, bizarre, and memorable than any found in a Hollywood swashbuckler, Empire of Blue Waters brilliantly recreates the passions and the violence of the age of exploration and empire.


People Who Liked Empire of Blue Water Also Liked These Free Titles:
  How Long, Not Long
by Martin Luther King, Jr.

Reviews & Ratings
User Reviews         Rate this title  

More Details

  • Published: April 2007
  • LearnOutLoud.com Product ID: E024406
Available On
Volumes
ISBN-10
ISBN-13
Download
9780739341667
Audio CD
5 Discs
0739341650
9780739341650