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Terror on the Seas: True Tales of Modern-Day Pirates

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Pirates. To many, the word conjures up images of swashbucklers in the eighteenth century. The very idea that pirates might stillply the seas today seems preposterous and far-fetched. But pirates most definitely still exist. And as Terror On the Seas shows, their violent activities on the other side of the glove can have wide-reaching effects— whether on our economy or the ...more
Hardcover, 320 pages
Published May 12th 2009 by Thomas Dunne Books
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David R.
A solid treatment of the subject. Sekulich hits the ground running mostly in the Straits of Malacca and goes face to face with pirates and their opponents. The result is an eye-opening portrait of a significant maritime problem. It does fall flat on the question of what to do. Sekulich doesn't have a real idea, nor does anyone he interviews.
Jackie
Tales of modern-day pirates operating in all parts of the world's oceans. Unless students are really into this subject, this book probably won't get read. May be a good source for a paper on modern-day piracy. More of an adult read.
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