Black Flag of the North: Canada and Bartholomew Roberts, by Victor Suthren

By Victor Suthren

The terrific tale of pirate Bartholomew Roberts, and the way it was once within the waters that have been to turn into Canada that he was once remodeled into the King of the Pirates. From an idyllic boyhood to the excessive seas he governed for 4 fiery years. Meticulously researched and grippingly instructed, this can be the definitive account of Canada’s personal pirate king.

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