Piracy and European Imperial Expansion in the Atlantic Basin, 1492-1730


Exploration of the origins, development, and decline of privateering and piracy as systems of maritime predation in the Atlantic basin during the period 1492-1730, building on related processes in the Mediterranean. Includes extensive study of Atlantic maritime history broadly defined.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • R
  • CZ
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • ICS 543S