Pirates plagued British trade routes throughout the 19th century. This map, part of our Pirates! – the Royal Navy and the suppression of maritime raiding, 1620-1830 feature, shows the Royal Navy’s trade routes of the time, which commodities were imported from which countries, and where the most dangerous and densely-populated pirate havens were.
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May 08, 2017 0