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Bold in Her Breeches

Women Pirates Across the Ages

by Jo Stanley

  • 235 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Pandora Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Women"s studies,
  • World history,
  • Women pirates,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Maritime History,
  • History,
  • Gender Studies,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9228356M
    ISBN 100044409702
    ISBN 109780044409700

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