Piracy and Social Banditry

Download this article (includes footnotes and bibliography)Download For as long as there has been sea-faring trade, there have been people who seek to exploit its riches; pirates, the ‘enemies of all mankind’. To describe pirates, a group traditionally known as quintessentially villainous, as “social bandits” seems initially preposterous but the more we learn about their … Continue reading Piracy and Social Banditry