A Pirate's Life

March 2014
New Yorker;3/10/2014, Vol. 90 Issue 3, p25
The article profiles Barry Clifford, an underwater archaeological explorer who found the sunken pirate ship the Whydah in 1984 near Cape Cod, Massachusetts, as he attends a party at the Explorers Club in New York City held to celebrate the television series "Black Sails," which is produced by cable television network Starz. Topics discussed include the use of pirates on television, the different types of pirate treasure Clifford has found, and the various artifacts kept at the Explorers Club.


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