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History

History
Tue, 23 Jun 2015 00:13:35 -0700

Pirate Women. Anne Bonny and Mary Read were two of the most feared female pirates of the early 18th century. Share this: facebook; twitter; google+. Print; Cite. Article Details: 5 Notorious Female Pirates. Author. Evan Andrews. Website Name. History ...

azcentral.com

azcentral.com
Tue, 19 Apr 2016 08:00:00 -0700

So I said, let's have female pirates. “It's really fun writing for pirates. In fact, I had to pull back. Because they are so fun, I kept writing these scenes for Anne Bonny and Mary Read.” “Pete” has been in development at Childsplay — a Tempe-based ...

Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.uk
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 09:12:49 -0800

A Pirates of the Caribbean superfan was so desperate to be like her idol Jack Sparrow she changed her name, got tattoos and had gold teeth put in. Amanda Sparrow, whose surname was previously Large, has spent £4,000 on the major transformation to ...

Chron.com

Chron.com
Mon, 07 Mar 2016 09:38:04 -0800

Piracy is probably as old as seafaring, and history teaches that if a man can do something, a woman will, too. The life of a pirate woman wasn't easy, but it was without a doubt an adventure. Contests · Win Moody Gardens Prize Package. More ...

Huffington Post

Huffington Post
Wed, 05 Nov 2014 08:14:16 -0800

The history of piracy is full of clichés. Thanks to classics like Treasure Island and blockbusters like Pirates of the Caribbean, the word “pirate” still conjures the image of a rugged British man with an eye patch, a parrot and a horrid accent. Yet ...

Brooklyn Paper

Brooklyn Paper
Wed, 06 May 2015 22:03:45 -0700

Thar she shows!: Joseph Garner, front, Grechen Van Lente, top left, Scott Weber, top center, Emily Hartford, top right, and Meghan Maureen Williams, will perform a shadow puppet performance about female pirates.

Total Pro Sports

Total Pro Sports
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:38:04 -0700

Tonight's game between the Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park had to be delayed for several minutes after a woman seated behind home plate was struck in the head by a foul tip off the bat of the Cubs' Starlin Castro. The woman was behind ...

Smithsonian (blog)

Smithsonian (blog)
Tue, 09 Aug 2011 07:27:40 -0700

Still, female pirates remained an anomaly and perceived liability; Blackbeard, for one, banned women from his ship, and if his crew took one captive she was strangled and pitched over the side. Anne refused to be deterred by this sentiment. Upon ...
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