Use a RSS feed:
how it works?

RSS Feed for Google 'The questions everyone asks about pirates and privateers'
RSS Feed for Yahoo 'The questions everyone asks about pirates and privateers'
RSS Feed for Netvibes 'The questions everyone asks about pirates and privateers'
RSS Feed for Pageflakes 'The questions everyone asks about pirates and privateers'
RSS Feed for MSN 'The questions everyone asks about pirates and privateers'
RSS Feed for AOL 'The questions everyone asks about pirates and privateers'
The questions everyone asks about pirates and privateers - (image : Long John Silver in Treasure Island - 1883)
Flux RSS 'The questions everyone asks about pirates and privateers'

The questions everyone asks
about pirates and privateers

Total: 114






Here's the question/answer you are looking for


Question of saranou (10.26.2015): Why have pirates become heroes of novels and movies?
Long John Silver by Matthieu Lauffray A: Any subject can be inspiration for a novel, film, documentary.

Robert Louis StevensonRobert Louis Stevensonís (1850-1894) masterpiece novel Treasure Island opened the door to many novels and several movie adaptations. The universe of pirates in R.L. Stevensonís novel is superbly described:
- treasure hunting in a cursed island wet and stuffy atmosphere,
- bloodthirsty pirates,
- the heroís courage,
the mysterious Long John Silver...

This universe has inspired many novelists, archaeologists, and filmmakers who changed the image of the terrible pirate to the hero of the seven seas!

Daniel DefoeDaniel Defoe (1660-1731) did a lot to give true information about the pirates of the golden age of piracy. He is the author of Robinson Crusoe.
The memoires of the surgeon Alexandre Olivier Oexmelin Flibuste (1646 ~ 1707) are also a reference.
© Illustration of Long John Silver by Matthieu Lauffray




5 questions/answers randomly on piracy

In what year did privateers appear?
Are there books concerning the youth of Olivier Levasseur La Buse in Calais or his life before becoming a pirate?
How much is an 18th century (brand new) galleon to build?
Iíd like to have a timeline of the conquest of Puerto Bello made by Henry Morgan in 1668, as well as other information such as the number of boats, men, dead, etc. Thank you.
I heard about Bloody Mary and Davy Jones, but are they real or fictional pirates?

» see integrality of questions/answers
» see the 20 lastest questions/answers





Find the answer to your question 




Ask your question if the search is unsuccessful 







:: MENU ::

Home | Definitions | Pirate flag | Pirates movies | Tortures | Pirates on video games | 85 biographies
Glossaries:   Ships
Fun:   Talk Like a Pirate Day  |  Seamen's geolocalisation
Interactivity:   Ask your questions  |  Guestbook
Others:   Site map  |  Links
Author's area: Gallery of paintings | Make a donation | Author's site (fr) | Contact |
Follow Scummers7Seas on Twitter
Made with ♥ by Alain Decayeux - Copyright © 2006-2018 - ALL RIGHT RESERVED   -   Site map   ~   http://www.pirates-corsaires.com - Pirates & Corsaires, Ecumeurs des Sept Mers French version  -   RSS Questions/Answers pirates and privateers