Picture Of Mary Read English Pirate

Picture Of Mary Read English Pirate

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A contemporary engraving of female pirate Mary Read.

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Stephencdickson

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Famous Pirates

This section is dedicated to the some of the most famous names among pirates, mostly during 16th and 17th centuries in the Caribbean.

Mary Read

This unfortunate girl spent most of her life pretending to be a man. She was treated as woman only on one occasion.

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Anne Bonny

Bonny was a strong, independent woman, who became a respected pirate in a predominantly male society.

Edward England

This Irishman was a successful pirate, who captured many ships. However, his kindness and not-so-pirate attitude prevented him to become even greater.