Robert Surcouf

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Mark Cartwright
published on 16 November 2021
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A statue of the French privateer Robert Surcouf (active 1794-1810), Saint-Malo, France. Sculpted by Alfred Caravanniez.

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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APA Style

Cartwright, M. (2021, November 16). Robert Surcouf. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

Chicago Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Robert Surcouf." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 16, 2021.

MLA Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Robert Surcouf." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 16 Nov 2021. Web. 07 Dec 2021.