Picture Of Pirates Fighting To Be The Captain

Picture Of Pirates Fighting To Be The Captain

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Who Shall be Captain by Howard Pyle, illustration of pirates fighting to be the captain.

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Golden Age of Piracy

An article about the short period between 1680 and 1730, when pirates were most influential in history of piracy.

Who is Who on the Ship?

Article that covers duties aboard and describes chain of command used on most pirate ships.

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