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An article about the short period between 1680 and 1730, when pirates were most influential in history of piracy.
The facts about naval soldiers who can be described as pirates only in a style of their actions.
Brief history of the 17th century pirates and their conflicts with Spain in the New World.
Piracy was almost always a lifestyle choice that men partake in, but during the history of piracy and Age of Sail naval combat, several women managed to become part of that society. Learn more about female pirate here.