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  • Pirates and Privateers

    Scope of Project This project aims to identify Pirates and Privateers on the high seas. Overview Piracy is a war-like act committed by private parties (not affiliated with any government) that engage in acts of robbery and/or criminal violence at sea. The term can include acts committed in other major bodies of water or on a shore. It does not normally include crimes committed against per...

  • Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean

    Summary But a little known fact is that, aside from notorious pirates such as Captain Hook, Jack Sparrow and Long John Silver, many of the original ones to walk the plank were actually Jewish. In a fascinating new book entitled Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean, Ed Kritzler delves into a sensational area of Jewish history which will no doubt delight pirate fans and non-fans alike. Kritzler, w...

  • Castillo San Felipe del Morro

    In English: Wiki page: There is a link, with a virtual tour to be found under the picture here > En Epanol: my goal, is to list all those who are and were connected to "El Morro" in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Wanted: Profiles and Trees, to research and further connect, of those who interacted on and in the grounds of "El Morro". Guards/Watchmen, Caretakers, Soldiers (which may e...

  • Pirates in Petticoats

    Overview from: Female Pirates - Women Who Took to the High Seas As referents to persons, places, or things, nouns give us rich pictures. In the case of pirate, we see the Jolly Roger, black boots, and one-armed, one-eyed scallywags taking a swig off a bottle of rum before belching out, "Yo ho ho!" and launching into an R-rated sea chanty. But the term female pirate does not fit into this ...

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