Piracy in World History from Antiquity to the Present Day

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Thursday 12 October at 6.30pm in Drumcondra Library

Philip de Souza presents this talk, tracing the development of piracy from its Classical origins to its heyday in the early modern era, emphasizing the problems that arise when distinguishing between piracy and other forms of maritime plundering, and will examine how states and communities have attempted to deal with piracy.

This talk is part of Dublin Festival of History Programme. Admission is free. Booking is required.

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