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The Pirate Code – How Order was Kept Among the Lawless

Despite the image of reckless and toothless men with peg legs, eye patches, parrots on their shoulders, and the flag of Jolly Roger on their ships, real-life pirates were highly organized criminals. Mainly thanks to Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson, and

By | 2018-09-06T21:26:28+00:00 September 6th, 2018|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

A pirates code was democratic, inviolable, and precise; the consequence for breaking it was brutal

Photo:::IStock Pirates, those men and women that sail the sea and prey on other ships, have been around since the first caveman floated across a river on a log and another tried to steal the log from him. 

By | 2018-03-28T11:23:50+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments