Devil of a find

March 1997
People;3/17/97, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p114
Discusses the discovery of a shipwreck off the North Carolina coast believed to be that of the pirate Blackbeard. Details of the pirate's flagship, the `Queen Anne's Revenge'; The involvement of the Florida-based shipwreck hunting company Intersal; Historical information relevant to the life of Blackbeard.


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