When Pirates Ruled Asia: 1000 Vicious Years of Chinese and Japanese Piracy // DOCUMENTARY

Published on Jun 4, 2021
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00:00 Introduction
04:55 Rise of the Wako (400 BC - 1260)
10:00 Pirates for Hire (1274)
13:52 Rise of the Ming (1380)
18:09 Southern Barbarians (1517)
26:41 Conquistadors (1582)
33:31 The English (1605)
38:32 Pirates of God (1603)
45:02 Koxinga and the House of Zheng (1647)
55:27 Madam Zheng, Pirate Queen (1810)
1:02:24 End of an Era (1844)

Written by Thomas Lockley.
Check out his book on Yasuke: https://www.amazon.com/-/es/Geoffrey-Girard/dp/1335044981/ref=mp_s_a_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=yasuke&qid=1615050333&sr=8-1

Edited and narrated by David Kelly.
Art by Matthew Cartwright:

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Jambiya Dagger By Rod Waddington from Kergunyah, Australia - Jambiya, Traditional Yemeni, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=33168037
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