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Portrait of Bartholomew Roberts

Pirate captain Bartholomew Roberts dressed in embroidered coats and hats with feathered plumes, like an elegant gentleman.
Pirates CD-Rom, ┬ęDover Publications, 2007

Roberts dressed in embroidered coats and hats with feathered plumes, like an elegant gentleman. One of the most successful pirates of all, he captured 400 vessels in just three years! Learn about more pirates of the golden age.