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Egypt: the Nile delta and the history of the Pharaohs, from the notes of Sir Walter Raleigh, made during his imprisonment in the Tower of London, ca. 1603 - 1616

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* An exterior view from the River Thames. The public house was originally built in 1520 and known as the Devil's Tavern through its association with thieves and smugglers. Its name was changed to the Prospect of Whitby in 1777.

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from It Is What It Is

The Legend of Anne and Mary …. fearsome lady pirates!!

Anne Bonney and Mary Read are the most famous -- and ferocious -- women pirates in history, and they are the only ones known to have plied their trade in the Western Hemisphere. | #NC #Pirates

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Tall ships in Charlestown Harbour in Cornwall, England- I love this little harbour if you're ever in Cornwall it's well worth a visit, full of history, It has been used as film location several times including for - Mansfield Park - Moll Flanders - Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland and an episode of Dr Who

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from My Modern Met

Masterful Textured Oil Paintings of Ships at Sea

Hundreds of years ago, the only way to travel across ocean waters was on ships. Interested in the history of the world? Check out history courses in the Arts & Humanities Endorsement on your campus!

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Robin Hoods Bay, Yorkshire, England (by Howard Somerville on Flickr)

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from Telegraph.co.uk

A rogue's gallery: famous British pirates

Captain William Kidd, the notorious Scottish pirate. Born, probably in Dundee, around the year 1645, Commissioned by King William III to attack pirates in the Indian Ocean, but secretly allowed to attack French merchantmen, Kidd was disowned by the establishment at his trial. Kidd was hanged on Execution Dock, in London's docklands on the banks of The Thames. Kidd became a legendary figure. My Great grandmother was Elizabeth Kidd born 1833... her father Robert Kidd... still looking at…

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High Barbary. Check out Gable's review of Elizabeth Enright's The Four-Story Mistake here: http://chaptersandscenes.wordpress.com/2014/02/23/gable-reviews-the-four-story-mistake/

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Prospect of Whitby Pub in London originally known as the Devil's Tavern, this historic public house was once a notorious haunt for smugglers, thieves and pirates. The Prospect of Whitby is considered one of London's oldest pubs, and there has been a tavern on the site since 1520

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