Corsairs

Some articles on corsairs, corsair:

Barbary Pirates - In Fiction
... Barbary corsairs are protagonists in Le pantere di Algeri (the panthers of Algiers) by Emilio Salgari and appear in a number of other famous novels, including Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe, The Count of Monte ... Barbary corsairs also feature in many pornographic novels, such as The Lustful Turk (1828), where the abduction of white women into sexual slavery is an abiding interest ... features of a pirate in popular culture, the eye patch, dates back to the Arab corsair Rahmah ibn Jabir al-Jalahimah, who wore it after losing an eye in battle in the 18th century ...
Fortunata - Characters in Mariel of Redwall - Gabool The Wild - Gabool's Corsairs
... Gabool commanded many corsairs from his island of Terramort ... The ships that are under the command of his corsairs are the Darkqueen, the Rathelm, the Blacksail (later renamed Hon Rosie), the Seatalon, the ...
HMS Nabbington - Squadrons Based At HMS Nabbinton
... Is) 1830 squadron (9 February - 7 March 1945) (Corsairs) 1833 squadron (9 February - 7 March 1945) (6 Corsairs) 1834 squadron (10 - 27 February 1945) (Corsairs) 1836 squadron (10 ...
History Of The Cyclades - Ottoman Period - Frankish Piracy
... These pirates considered themselves to be corsairs, but their situation was more ambiguous ... Thus they were nearly corsairs, but liable at any moment to repudiation by their secret protectors, they could become pirates once again ... This was to warn the Christian corsairs who might be in the port to withdraw before daybreak ...
List Of Surviving Vought F4U Corsairs
... List of surviving Vought F4U Corsairs identifies Corsairs with status of air worthy, on display, and in restoration by country including model number, bureau number, fuselage markings, and location ...