Recent titles

Recent titles

Angus is the author of over sixty books. Recent titles include, There was a Soldier (selected as Waterstone's Scottish Book of the Month for June 2009), the critically acclaimed Sovereigns of the Sea, Piracy: The Complete History, and Blackbeard, his well-received biography of the notorious pirate.

Available for articles, quotes, lectures & seminars

Speaking engagements

Angus is available for lectures and speaking engagements. These have taken him all over the world, blah lorum blah ipsum, piracy, parrots & powder.

Blackbeard's Last Fight

Recent release

Blackbeard's Last Fight: Pirate Hunting in North Carolina, 1718

This book tells the dramatic story of the operation mounted to rid the world of Edward Teach, the notorious pirate in the Americas infamously known as Blackbeard.

Angus' Archive

International History Festival Appearance

11-04-2013

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Angus will be appearing at the International History Festival (Festival Internazionale della Storia), in Gorzia, Italy, on 24-26th May 2013. There he’ll be talking about piracy, and taking part in panel discussions covering the general theme of bandits, rogues and pirates. For more details visit the Festivals facebook link