Episode 36 – Gentlemen & Scoundrels

June, 1674, Jamaica. An unassuming merchant vessel arrives in Port Royal bearing an unknown young man who will become one of the most famous Buccaneers, explorers, & naturalists ever to live. Today we introduce William Dampier.

Transcript via Google Drive

Sources


Calendar of State Papers: Colonial, America, and West Indies

A Pirate of Exquisite Mind by Diana & Michael Preston

The Pirates Pact by Douglas R. Burgess

Pirates the Complete History from 1300 BC to the Present Day by Angus Konstam

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