By Terry Breverton
The exploits of the final and most famed pirate. Legends of John Roberts' exploits abound, together with his impressive point out in Robert Louis Stevenson's vintage, Treasure Island. recognized for his fastidiousness and splendid gown, the pirate who got here to be often called "Black Bart" was once one of the such a lot profitable of his profession.
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