Statistics for occurrence #1 of “West Indies” in chapter 47 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

... and take them back again for another fee. Nothing could better please that sort of man than this game of semi-piracy. Probably he was a descendant of some of those pirates who infested the Spanish West Indies in 1824-26, murdering the crews of American merchant vessels, plundering their cargoes, and then destroying the vessels. Semmes was determined not to lay himself liable for violating any neutrali...
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