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Pirate Women

The colorful story of pirates Anne Bonny and Mary Read prove that not every woman in the 18th century knew her place. For them, crossdressing meant adventure, freedom, and power. They met as part of the crew sailing under John “Calico Jack” Rackam. During battles Anne and Mary fought side by side, wearing billowing jackets and [...]