The Resource I sailed with Chinese pirates, by Aleko E. Lilius ; with a new foreword by Paul French, (electronic resource)

I sailed with Chinese pirates, by Aleko E. Lilius ; with a new foreword by Paul French, (electronic resource)

Label
I sailed with Chinese pirates
Title
I sailed with Chinese pirates
Statement of responsibility
by Aleko E. Lilius ; with a new foreword by Paul French
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An enthusiastic history of rampant Cantonese piracy in the 1930s, this first-hand account follows globetrotting journalist Aleko E. Lilius as he sets out to infiltrate mysterious pirate gangs. Describing every detail of the reporter's life as he eats, sleeps, and sails with murderous gangs, this recollection chronicles the rapport between Lilius and South China's notorious pirate queen, Lai Choi San. Including the harrowing misdeeds witnessed on Lilius's journey, this record is a sensational, adventurous tale
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
910.453
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS727
LC item number
.L55 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Freading eBooks
Target audience
adult
I sailed with Chinese pirates, by Aleko E. Lilius ; with a new foreword by Paul French, (electronic resource)
Label
I sailed with Chinese pirates, by Aleko E. Lilius ; with a new foreword by Paul French, (electronic resource)
Link
https://epl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/NDI0NDk4MjY=
Publication
Note
"First published in 1930."
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn712060067
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Dimensions
unknown
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Extent
1 online resource (viii, 232 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789888107605
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) f712060067
  • (CaAE) f712060067

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