Marcus Rediker is a University of Pittsburgh history professor. He is the coauthor of The Many-Headed Hydra: Sailors, Slaves, Commoners, and the Secret History of the Revolutionary Atlantic, which won the International Labor History Association Book Award in 2001. He lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and is working on a slave ship history.
- The Slave Ship: A Human History
- Villains of All Nations: Atlantic Pirates in the Golden Age
- The Fearless Benjamin Lay: The Quaker Dwarf Who Became the First Revolutionary Abolitionist
- The Many-Headed Hydra: Sailors, Slaves, Commoners, and the Hidden History of the Revolutionary Atlantic
- Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea: Merchant Seamen, Pirates and the Anglo-American Maritime World, 1700 1750