Afloat with Henry Morgan, Volume 1

'Pulse Pounding Pirate Adventure!'

By Warren Barry Read by Ensemble Cast Classics / Fiction / Historical English, Unabridged 7h 0m Sell Sheet Also available on
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Part 1 of the Afloat with Henry Morgan series.

							Spending nearly his entire seafaring career in the Caribbean, wild tales of  adventure swirl around the real life Morgan from 1655, his first noted  appearance in the area, up until his death in 1688. One of the most intriguing  mysteries concerning this hard living, sword-fighting sailor of the seven seas  is how he actually came to be in the Caribbean. One particularly dashing story  involves Morgan actually being shanghaied and sent on a boat against his will  to become an indentured servant in the Americas. When Oliver Cromwell, the then  Puritan leader of England, sent an army to the island where Morgan was  enslaved, Henry escaped his captors and threw in his lot with Cromwell's army  in their battle against the Spanish. Regardless of how he started on his life upon the sea, Morgan definitely made a  name for himself, a true terror of the oceans in the eyes of the Spanish fleets  and a raucous hero to his own countrymen. Knighted in 1675, Morgan held several  government positions on the island of Jamaic