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This illustration from “The Pirates Own Book” (1837) describes Blackbeard’s and English pirate Charles Vane’s crews as “carousing on the coast of Carolina,” but they seem remarkably well-mannered. William “Captain” Kidd oversees a treasure burial in another illustration from Pyle’s book. Historian Kevin Duffus disputes the widely held believe that Blackbeard lived in Hammock House in Beaufort. 24 WBM july 2016


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