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Unburying the truth about pirates with Rebecca Simon

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We imagine pirates to be the quintessential rule-breakers — but really, they had their own strictly-followed codes.


How did 18th-century pirates dictate their own community standards? How did they create social mobility in an age when changing one's social status was nearly impossible?


This hour, we join pirate historian Rebecca Simon to find out!



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Colin McEnroe and Dylan Reyes contributed to this show, which originally aired on October 11, 2023.


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