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By Graham Thomas

This is the tale of a Welshman who turned some of the most ruthless and brutal buccaneers of the golden age of piracy. His identify used to be Captain Sir Henry Morgan and, not like his contemporaries, he was once now not hunted down and killed or captured through the professionals. as a substitute he used to be thought of a hero in England and given a knighthood in addition to being made governor of Jamaica. As Graham Thomas finds during this clean biography of this complicated and interesting personality, Morgan used to be an excellent army chief whose leading motivation used to be to accumulate as a lot wealth as he may perhaps through sacking and plundering settlements, cities and towns up and down the Spanish Main.

As featured on BBC Radio Wiltshire and in Cardiff Times.

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By Graham Thomas

This is the tale of a Welshman who turned some of the most ruthless and brutal buccaneers of the golden age of piracy. His identify used to be Captain Sir Henry Morgan and, not like his contemporaries, he was once now not hunted down and killed or captured through the professionals. as a substitute he used to be thought of a hero in England and given a knighthood in addition to being made governor of Jamaica. As Graham Thomas finds during this clean biography of this complicated and interesting personality, Morgan used to be an excellent army chief whose leading motivation used to be to accumulate as a lot wealth as he may perhaps through sacking and plundering settlements, cities and towns up and down the Spanish Main.

As featured on BBC Radio Wiltshire and in Cardiff Times.

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