The Pirate History Podcast

History

A podcast about the Golden Age of Piracy in the Caribbean, the real men and women that threatened the trade and stability of the Old World empires, the forces that led them to piracy and the myths and stories they inspired. Famous names like Captain Henry Morgan, Henry Avery, Charles Vane, Mary Reed, Anne Bonny, Black Bart Roberts, Ned Low, and Edward 'Blackbeard' Teach will rub elbows with Queens, Kings, Popes, rebellious monks, Caribbean Natives, African Slaves and notorious governors like Woodes Rogers. History, high seas adventure, myth and magic, voodoo, treachery, biography and freedom await.

Location:

United States

Description:

A podcast about the Golden Age of Piracy in the Caribbean, the real men and women that threatened the trade and stability of the Old World empires, the forces that led them to piracy and the myths and stories they inspired. Famous names like Captain Henry Morgan, Henry Avery, Charles Vane, Mary Reed, Anne Bonny, Black Bart Roberts, Ned Low, and Edward 'Blackbeard' Teach will rub elbows with Queens, Kings, Popes, rebellious monks, Caribbean Natives, African Slaves and notorious governors like Woodes Rogers. History, high seas adventure, myth and magic, voodoo, treachery, biography and freedom await.

Language:

English


Episodes

Under the Banner of King Death - Marcus Rediker & David Lester

1/31/2023
We have a conversation with Marcus Rediker and David Lester. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:02

Episode 293 - A Corporation of Pirates

1/24/2023
William Kidd took a long walk from Newgate to Westminster. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:54

Episode 292 - A Spectacle

1/17/2023
London was home to well over one hundred pirates in 1700. Then, drastically fewer. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:31:28

Episode 291 - The Licentiousness of the Place

1/10/2023
Captain Kidd's time in prison was cruel and unusual. His old friends were busy drinking and playing tennis. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:33

Episode 290 - A Hangman or a Statesman

1/3/2023
William Kidd was thrust into a dangerous and immoral world of intrigue and backstabbing. English politics. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:35

Episode 289 - It's Treason Then

12/20/2022
Traveling to England ain't like dusting crops. Without careful calculations you could fly right into the Bristol Chanel. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources: The Pirate Hunter by Richard Zachs Villains of All Nations by Marcus Rediker Captain Kidd and the War Against the Pirates by Robert C. Richie Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:29:31

Episode 288 - The Diversions of London

12/13/2022
Robert Culliford has an absolutely fantastic voyage to London. Surely nothing can go wrong when he reaches England. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources: The Pirate Hunter by Richard Zachs Villains of All Nations by Marcus Rediker Captain Kidd and the War Against the Pirates by Robert C. Richie Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:27:08

Episode 287 - Royal Mercy

12/6/2022
Robert Culliford departs Madagascar. He encounters King Abraham Samuel and an East India Company pirate hunter. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources: The Pirate Hunter by Richard Zachs Villains of All Nations by Marcus Rediker Captain Kidd and the War Against the Pirates by Robert C. Richie Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:34:28

Episode 286 - They Have Built a Gallows

11/29/2022
Cutlass Culliford returns to St. Mary's where he, and all the pirates, had decisions to make. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources: The Pirate Hunter by Richard Zachs Villains of All Nations by Marcus Rediker Captain Kidd and the War Against the Pirates by Robert C. Richie Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:53

Episode 285 - The Great Muhammad

11/17/2022
We return to the Indian Ocean for the greatest prize ever taken by Pirates of the Round. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources: Under the Black Flag by Don C. Seitz The Pirate Hunter by Richard Zachs Villains of All Nations by Marcus Rediker Captain Kidd and the War Against the Pirates by Robert C. Richie The Pirates Own Book Learn more about your ad...

Duration:00:33:47

Episode 284 - A Token

11/9/2022
William Kidd is moved to HMS Advice. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources: The Pirate's Wife by Daphne Geanacopolous The Pirate Hunter by Richard Zachs Villains of All Nations by Marcus Rediker Captain Kidd and the War Against the Pirates by Robert C. Richie Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:28:57

Episode 283 - What Pirates?

11/1/2022
This Halloween, keep your eyes on the water. THE ICE IS COMING FOR YOU!! The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources: The Pirate's Wife by Daphne Geanacopolous The Pirate Hunter by Richard Zachs Villains of All Nations by Marcus Rediker Captain Kidd and the War Against the Pirates by Robert C. Richie Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:28:59

Episode 282 - The King's Prisoner

10/26/2022
We're returning to the story of Lord Bellomont, Sarah Bradley, and William Kidd. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources: The Pirate's Wife by Daphne Geanacopolous The Pirate Hunter by Richard Zachs Villains of All Nations by Marcus Rediker Captain Kidd and the War Against the Pirates by Robert C. Richie Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:30:31

Episode 281 - Interesting Times part 2

10/18/2022
We're continuing our look at the English Empire circa 1699, through the eyes of some of our future protagonists. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources: The Republic of Pirates by Colin Woodard A General History of the Robberies and Murders of the Most Notorious Pirates by Captain Charles Johnson Villains of All Nations by Marcus Rediker Blackbeard...

Duration:00:48:27

Episode 280 - Interesting Times

10/6/2022
Today we're looking at the English Empire circa 1699, through the eyes of some of our future protagonists. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources: The Republic of Pirates by Colin Woodard A General History of the Robberies and Murders of the Most Notorious Pirates by Captain Charles Johnson Villains of All Nations by Marcus Rediker Blackbeard: The...

Duration:00:32:09

Episode 279 - The Pirate's Patch

9/28/2022
Eye patches, flintlock muskets, hook hands, spyglasses, peg legs, and the compass. Also politics and war. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:43:29

Episode 278 - The Most Impudent, Hardened Villain I Ever Saw

9/20/2022
We're talking about three escapees from the Old Stone Jail in Boston. One was a witch, two were pirates. Only one got away for good. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources : The Pirate's Wife by Daphne Geancopolous Pirates of the Eastern Seas by Charles Grey The Pirate’s Pact by Douglas R. Burgess Jr. Pirate Nests & The Rise of the British Empire by...

Duration:00:33:40

Episode 277 - Cramped in Their Liberties

9/14/2022
Sarah Kidd maneuvers as much as possible while still behind bars. And she wins her first battles. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources : The Pirate's Wife by Daphne Geancopolous Pirates of the Eastern Seas by Charles Grey The Pirate’s Pact by Douglas R. Burgess Jr. Pirate Nests & The Rise of the British Empire by Mark G. Hannah The Calendar of State...

Duration:00:31:52

Episode 276 - The Old Stone Gaol on Prison Lane

9/8/2022
Captain Kidd spends his first nights in jail. Sarah is also detained. Kidd finishes his account of the voyage. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources : The Pirate's Wife by Daphne Geancopolous Pirates of the Eastern Seas by Charles Grey The Pirate’s Pact by Douglas R. Burgess Jr. Pirate Nests & The Rise of the British Empire by Mark G. Hannah The...

Duration:00:30:15

Episode 275 - I Have Orders to Seize You

8/30/2022
Captain Kidd and Lord Bellomont clash. Lord Bellomont makes his decision. The Pirate History Podcast is a member of the Airwave Media Podcast Network. If you’d like to advertise on The Pirate History Podcast, please contact sales@advertisecast.com Sources : The Pirate's Wife by Daphne Geancopolous Pirates of the Eastern Seas by Charles Grey The Pirate’s Pact by Douglas R. Burgess Jr. Pirate Nests & The Rise of the British Empire by Mark G. Hannah The Calendar of State Papers Colonial,...

Duration:00:33:41