Blackbeard The Pirate Jesus Frias
<ul><li>The ship was 110 feet long and about 24 feet wide.  The ship could carry a crew of up to 300 heavily armed pirates...
<ul><li>Blackbeard was given the Queen Anne’s Revenge in 1717 and converted her into the most powerful ship in American wa...
Blackbeard and The Queen Anne's Revenge <ul><li>Blackbeard loaded his ship more than 40 cast – iron cannons.  He also adde...
<ul><li>One of Blackbeard’s wickedest deeds was the siege of Charles town.  There, he plundered ships, ransoming citizens ...
<ul><li>Born in bristol, England as Edward Teach, Blackbeard belived that the best way to control his pirate crew was to m...
<ul><li>In 1718, Lieutenant Robert Maynard led an expedition to attack Blackbeard at Ocracoke.  At first Blackbeard tried ...
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<ul><li>Book: Pirateology  the sea jornal. From Pamlico Regional Library. by Captain William Lubber </li></ul><ul><li>Book...
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  1. 1. Blackbeard The Pirate Jesus Frias
  2. 2. <ul><li>The ship was 110 feet long and about 24 feet wide. The ship could carry a crew of up to 300 heavily armed pirates. </li></ul>The Queen Anne's Revenge
  3. 3. <ul><li>Blackbeard was given the Queen Anne’s Revenge in 1717 and converted her into the most powerful ship in American waters. He grounded her off Beaufort Inlet in 1718 but escaped with all her treasure. </li></ul>Blackbeard and the Queen Anne's Revenge
  4. 4. Blackbeard and The Queen Anne's Revenge <ul><li>Blackbeard loaded his ship more than 40 cast – iron cannons. He also added various small swivel guns to the decks. </li></ul><ul><li>Blackbeard’s pirate flag depicted a skeleton holding an hourglass. He flew it to terrify his victims into giving up their cargoes without a fight. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>One of Blackbeard’s wickedest deeds was the siege of Charles town. There, he plundered ships, ransoming citizens in return for a chest of medical supplies. </li></ul><ul><li>Blackbeard kiked to strike terror into the hearts of his victims. One of his tricks was to weave lit fuses into his beard, so that he appeared a vertible devil from hell. </li></ul>Blackbeard the Pirate
  6. 6. <ul><li>Born in bristol, England as Edward Teach, Blackbeard belived that the best way to control his pirate crew was to make sure they were always drunk. On one occasion he shot one of his own men, saying that if he did not kill a man every now and then, his crew would forget who he was. </li></ul>The Villianous Edward Teach ( Blackbeard )
  7. 7. <ul><li>In 1718, Lieutenant Robert Maynard led an expedition to attack Blackbeard at Ocracoke. At first Blackbeard tried to escape, then after and exchange of cannon fire, his crew boarded Maynard’s sloop and a deadly battle ensued although Maynard’s sword was broken, he wounded Blackbeard with his pistol. Before Blackbeard could shoot Maynard, he fell dead from 25 wounds he had received during the battle. </li></ul>Blackbeard's Last Stand
  8. 8. Pictures
  9. 9. <ul><li>Book: Pirateology the sea jornal. From Pamlico Regional Library. by Captain William Lubber </li></ul><ul><li>Book: 100 fact about pirates from school library </li></ul><ul><li>www.capitolflags.com/pirate-flags.html </li></ul><ul><li>lauracolby.blogspot.com/2008/04/blackbeard-ex... </li></ul><ul><li>monroetalks.com/forum/index.php?topic =13423.0 </li></ul><ul><li>www.blackbeardlives.com/day4/qar.shtml </li></ul><ul><li>shipatanchor.spaces.live.com/blog/cns!DD71F78... </li></ul><ul><li>www.metronc.com /article/?id=1118 </li></ul><ul><li>Video: http://www.filmbaby.com/films/624 </li></ul>Sources

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