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The Golden Age of Piracy is a common designation given to usual...

wikipedia - 20 Sep 2016
The Golden Age of Piracy is a common designation given to usually one or more outbursts of piracy in the maritime history of the early modern period. In its broadest accepted definition, the Golden Age of Piracy spans the 1650s to the 1730s and covers three separate outbursts of piracy:
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Thought pirates were made up? Think again

CBBC Newsround - 19 Sep 2017
The golden age for piracy was between 1680 and 1730, as many sailors found themselves out of a job and took to the seas as swashbuckling pirates. During this time, some pirates found themselves becoming some of the most wanted outlaws in the world.
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The Notorious Board Game That Takes 1500 Hours To Complete

Kotaku - 18 Sep 2017
He's designed hundreds of war-games, focusing on everything from The Battle of Gettysburg to the Golden Age of Piracy, and The Campaign For North Africa was an outlier from the start. It was intended to be a collaborative mega-project for all of the ...
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Merchants and Marauders: Yo ho! Yo ho! A Pirate's Life for Me!

Nerd Union (satire) (press release) (blog) - 20 Sep 2017
Merchants and Marauders is a thematic sandbox adventure game where you take on the name of a captain on the Caribbean during the Golden Age of Piracy. Your objective is to gain ten glory points before the any of the other traitorous seadogs! Points can ...
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Urbanna Founders' Day Celebration offers fun for all ages; pirate show

Urbanna Southside Sentinel - 30 Aug 2017
On the Town Green on Virginia Street next to the post office will be the Moody Crewe pirates, an in-demand group founded in 2007 and known for their entertaining and educational programs on the “Golden Age of Piracy” (1680-1730). The group is named for ...
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Lively crowd turns out for Renaissance Festival in South Bend

South Bend Tribune - 26 Aug 2017
The festival features four re-enactment areas: Medieval/Renaissance, The Golden Age of Piracy, The Time of the Vikings and Fairytale Storyland. Each area has exclusive exhibits, shows and vendors. Demonstrations include fire breathing, aerial ...
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Assassin's Creed Origins Trailer: Meet The Order of the Ancients

Screen Rant - 14 Sep 2017
Subsequent installments took the player to various times and places, including the Revolutionary War, the Golden Age of Piracy, the Seven Years' War and the Victorian era. The basic formula for the Assassin's Creed games was to release one game each ...
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Letter: Pirates don't deserve a festival

The Westminster Window - 28 Aug 2017
In the "Golden Age of Piracy" pirates engaged in tortures and degradations unfit to put in a family newspaper. Modern day pirates engage in brazen armed robbery and even terrorize huge cruise ships. It must be then asked why a city of laws would want ...
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Riverdale Branch Library lists upcoming activities for month

Lehigh Acres Citizen - 30 Aug 2017
Pirates of the Golden Age. 6 p.m. Sept. 19. Steven Valdespino from Have Lecture will Travel will help us examine the golden age of piracy. Storytime. - Family Storytime. 10 a.m. Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29. All-ages storytime that encourages the ...
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Black Sails - Season Four

Film News - 12 Sep 2017
Of course, it's would be unfair to reveal too much here for that would surely spoil the broth for anyone who can't wait to sink their teeth into this riveting tale set during the golden age of piracy – so let's just say that things are more complex ...
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1st Annual Pirate Fest in Caloundra

My Sunshine Coast (press release) - 01 Sep 2017
The holiday, and its observance, springs from a romanticized view of the Golden Age of Piracy. To celebrate this auspicious day Downtown Caloundra and the Caloundra Business Alliance hosts its inaugural Pirate Fest 2017 which will include various ...
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Act of kindness is proof of community

The Tracy Press - 22 Sep 2017
“In the late 1970s and early 1980s, I worked Operation Rescue,” Wuerch said. “This was helping people that were escaping from Vietnam. We called them Boat People. Our purpose was to ward off the piracy at the time. It was bad and they needed our help.”.
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5 Takeaways from Music Matters 2017

Billboard - 18 Sep 2017
Its recorded music market, though, has been derailed by piracy and low levels of personal income. But as the country shifts to consumption models (thanks ...
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Spoilers Beware: One Piece Manga Scanners Arrested In Japan

Bleeding Cool News - 07 Sep 2017
We feel strong anger that the suspects published it in an inappropriate manner and earned revenue from it,” said a statement from publisher Shueisha Inc. “We hope that these arrests act as a warning against the continuing piracy epidemic and wrongful ...

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