Piracy

A view into those Wolves of The Sea.....Pirates and Piracy from History.

Arumer Zwarte Hoop

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/arumer-zwarte-hoop 10th Nov 2021 - A ''Pirate'' of Netherlands origins, Arumer Zwarte or ''The Black Army'' – was a ''Land Based'' Pirate Organization in the 16th Century AD. Spec …

''Lex Gabinia''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/lex-gabinia 4th Oct 2021 - ''Lex Gabinia'' was an Ancient Roman Legal policy adopted in 68 BC, specially designed to combat the ever present threat of Piracy leveled against Rom …

Narratines

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/narratines 27th Sep 2021 - The Narratines were South Slavic Pirates, which ''prowled'' The Adriatic Sea in the 10th Century AD. Venetian Forces of The Era, linked their ''name'' …

Flag of Edward Teach ''Blackbeard''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/flag-of-edward-teach-blackbeard 31st Jul 2021 -   As we have seen, Captain Edward Teach, aka ''Blackbeard'', was one of the most memorable and infamous of all 17th Century AD Pirates. As viciou …

Flag of Jacquotte Delahaye

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/flag-of-jacquotte-delahaye 31st Jul 2021 - Jacquotte Delahaye was – as we have seen, was one of the few Female Pirates who operated in the 17th Century AD. Many cite that ''She'' may have …

Flag of Daniel Johnson

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/flag-of-daniel-johnson 31st Jul 2021 - Well known English Pirate Daniel Johnson terrorized The Caribbean in the 17th Century, earning Him the name ''Johnson The Terror'' from The Spanish. I …

Flag of Nicholas Brown

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/flag-of-nicholas-brown 31st Jul 2021 - A Jamaican Pirate of English birth, Nicholas Brown was active in the early 18th Century. Originally commissioned as a Privateer by England against Spa …

Flag of William Fly

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/flag-of-william-fly 31st Jul 2021 - William Fly was an English Pirate who plied His ''trade'' off The Coast of The American Colonies in 1726. He and His Crew preferred to attack Slavers …

Flags of Ned Lowe

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/flags-of-ned-lowe 31st Jul 2021 - As we have read, Edward Lowe (aka ''Ned Lowe'') was perhaps one of Piracy's most infamous Captains. Perhaps even rivaling the exploits of Edward ''Bla …

Wang Zei

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/wang-zei 31st Jul 2021 - His birth date unknown (save for being in the 15th Century AD), Wang Zei was a fierce Chinese Pirate who operated for nearly 20 years before He was ca …

Barbary Pirates

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/barbary-pirates 31st Jul 2021 -   Since their ''appearance'' as early as the 7th Century AD – the Privateers known as ''Barbary Pirates'' were a loosely organized Group wh …

Klaus Stortebeker

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/klaus-stortebeker 31st Jul 2021 - Klaus Stortebeker was born in 1360, in Wismar (today Germany), of The Hanseatic League. As a Baltic Sea Port, Klaus grew up around The Sea and those w …