10 Facts You Didn't Know About Blackbeard the Pirate: Blackbeard looked like a devil in battle

10 Facts You Didn't Know About Blackbeard the Pirate

10 Facts You Didn't Know About Blackbeard the Pirate: Blackbeard looked like a devil in battle

A collection of true stories of piracy, from the first pirates of the Ancient World to the Golden Age of Piracy in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Contains true life stories of hardship and brutality, bringing to life the flamboyant characters of the most famous captains and the men who set out to capture them.

A collection of true stories of piracy, from the first pirates of the Ancient World to the Golden Age of Piracy in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Contains true life stories of hardship and brutality, bringing to life the flamboyant characters of the most famous captains and the men who set out to capture them.

The Golden Age of Piracy: The Buccaneer was a Picturesque Fellow

When was the "Golden Age of Piracy?"

The Golden Age of Piracy: The Buccaneer was a Picturesque Fellow

Bartholomew "Black Bart" Roberts, a Welsh pirate who raided ships off the…

Bartholomew "Black Bart" Roberts, a Welsh pirate who raided ships off the…

Henry Every is shown selling his loot in this engraving by Howard Pyle. Every's capture of the Grand Mughal ship Ganj-i-Sawai in 1695 stands as one of the most profitable pirate raids ever perpetrated.

Henry Every is shown selling his loot in this engraving by Howard Pyle. Every's capture of the Grand Mughal ship Ganj-i-Sawai in 1695 stands as one of the most profitable pirate raids ever perpetrated.

Black Caesar was a pirate born in the late 17th century who operated as part of Blackbeard’s crew during the “Golden Age of Piracy.”  His career predated the more famous pirate by almost a decade.   ORIGINS OF BLACK CAESAR Hailing from West Africa, his original name is lost to history. As a matter o...Black Caesar was a pirate born in the late 17th century who operated as part of Blackbeard’s crew during the “Golden Age of Piracy.”  His career predated the more famous pirate by almost a…

Black Caesar was a pirate born in the late 17th century who operated as part of Blackbeard’s crew during the “Golden Age of Piracy.” His career predated the more famous pirate by almost a decade. ORIGINS OF BLACK CAESAR Hailing from West Africa, his original name is lost to history. As a matter o...Black Caesar was a pirate born in the late 17th century who operated as part of Blackbeard’s crew during the “Golden Age of Piracy.” His career predated the more famous pirate by almost a…

Edward England is today remembered as one of the famous pirate captains of the "Golden Age of Piracy" who met his end by trying to be generous and to spare the life of captured Scottish seamen James Macrae. During his years of activity in 1717-1720 he forged his fame in the waters of Caribbean and Africa sailing on the ships "The Royal James", "Fancy" and "Pearl", sailing under the iconic black Jolly Roger flag with the skull and two crossed thigh bones.

Edward England is today remembered as one of the famous pirate captains of the "Golden Age of Piracy" who met his end by trying to be generous and to spare the life of captured Scottish seamen James Macrae. During his years of activity in 1717-1720 he forged his fame in the waters of Caribbean and Africa sailing on the ships "The Royal James", "Fancy" and "Pearl", sailing under the iconic black Jolly Roger flag with the skull and two crossed thigh bones.

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