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The True & Complete Memoirs of the Pyrate Captain Extraordinaire!
The Illustrious Captain, John ‘Bartholomew’ Roberts
The Most Successful Pyrate of ALL Time!

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The Memoirs are over 300 pages in length.  PLUS... Full index; 140 different pictures/charts/maps; Lengthy bibliography; Concise time table; Glossary: Containing terms used, Various Types & Parts of the Ships, Description of islands visited; Full-Size Wall Map of the Cap’n’s Entire Journey; A complete list of crew taken at Cape Corso; One line of the Cap’n’s family tree dating from his father to present; A copy of the Cap’n’s brother's Will (written in Welsh w/English Translation); A copy of Cap’n Roberts Articles; & lastly an 8x10" full color photo of Cap’n Roberts. The latter four are suitable for framing. This book does not contain any writings, happenings or pictures of other Pirates or their lives, beyond what directly involves Cap’n Roberts, nor will the reader be, at any time, diverted away from Cap’n Roberts. ISBN: 1599719398 --- $29.95 1st Class S&H inc.

‘Oliver Le Bouche’
AKA La Bous & La Buze

La Bouche is believed to be from Calais, France.   For a time in 1716 La Bouche sailed in consort with Benjamin Hornigold & later with Samuel Bellamy.
La Bouche & Hywel DaviesBellamy plundered both French & English ships near the Virgin Islands until a storm separated them in early 1717.   La Bouche fled to the West African coast in July 1718 when Woodes Rogers was made governor of the Bahamas.
La Bouche, Thomas Cocklyn & Hywel Davies sailed in consort, but that did not last & La Bouche sailed towards the Red Sea.   His ship was wrecked on Mayotte in the Comoro Islands in 1720.
In the beginning of 1721, La Bouche was living on Saint Mary's Island, which is near Madagascar.   He & John Taylor began sailing together after Taylor gave him command of the Victory.   In April, they arrived at Réunion Island & they captured a Portguese ship which was loaded with booty.   After returning to Saint Mary's Island they divvied up the loot & parted company in December.   Taylor was headed for the West Indies & La Bouche sailed to Madagascar.
It is not certain, but La Bouche is rumored to have settled on Réunion Island & hanged a few years later.

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