Blackbeard's Fight to the Death

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris
published on 18 August 2021
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A 1920 illustration showing the fight to the death between the pirate Blackbeard (aka Edward Teach) and Lieutenant Robert Maynard. In the battle at Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina on 22 November 1718, Blackbeard was finally killed by five pistol shots and 20 sword cuts.

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Ferris, J. L. G. (2021, August 18). Blackbeard's Fight to the Death. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14443/blackbeards-fight-to-the-death/

Chicago Style

Ferris, Jean Leon Gerome. "Blackbeard's Fight to the Death." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 18, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14443/blackbeards-fight-to-the-death/.

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Ferris, Jean Leon Gerome. "Blackbeard's Fight to the Death." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 Aug 2021. Web. 21 Jul 2024.

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