With their hostages secure, the pirates could examine their prize at leisure and set about looting it systematically. The two ... see that none of the cargo had been concealed and question the crew of their prize to make sure that no money or items of value had been hidden. Pirates ... These methods evidently met with success, for recorded amongst Downesa#39;s loot are six bags of reals-of-eight worth Ap400.
|Title||:||A nation of pirates|
|Author||:||C. M. Senior|