Ireland’s Pirate Trail: A Quest to Uncover Our Swashbuckling Past

by Des Ekin

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Ireland’s Pirate Trail: A Quest to Uncover Our Swashbuckling Past | 9781788492454 | Des Ekin

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ISBN:9781788492454

Format:Paperback / softback

Published:03/05/2021 by O'Brien Press Ltd

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Bloodthirsty buccaneers and buried treasure, fierce sea battles and cold-blooded murders, Barbary ducats and silver pieces of eight.

Des Ekin embarks on a roadtrip around the entire coast of Ireland, in search of our piratical heritage, uncovering an amazing history of swashbuckling bandits, both Irish-born and imported.

Ireland’s Pirate Trail tells stories of freebooters and pirates from every corner of our coast over a thousand years, including famous pirates like Anne Bonny and William Lamport, who set off to ply their trade in the Caribbean. Ekin also debunks many myths about our most well-known sea warrior, Granuaile, the ‘Pirate Queen’ of Mayo. Thoroughly researched and beautifully told. Filled with exciting untold stories.

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