The Articles of the Gentlemen of Fortune

This paraphrased reconstruction of a pirate crew’s “constitution” is based on rules and customs common to most gangs of the golden age (1680-1725) of piracy—as well as those of the crew of the Whydah Galley in particular, according to Whydah historian Kenneth J. Kinkor.

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