HIST 212 - Pirates and the Sea
Pirates and the Sea
This course surveys the maritime history of the world by focusing on the history of maritime theft, or piracy, as a means to investigate the history of sea-borne trade; maritime aggression; littoral communities; and international law. Course readings will draw from a range of primary sources, including narrative histories; legal texts; and works of fiction, as well as selected readings from scholarly writing on the history of overseas trade, exploration, piracy, maritime warfare; and maritime law.
Flexible Core - World Cultures & Global Issues
Academic Progress Units
Repeat For Credit