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106, 2018

Do You Know… About ‘Letters of Marque’ and the Difference Between Privateering and Piracy?

Do You Know...About ‘Letters of Marque’ and the Difference Between Privateering and Piracy? by Horst Augustinovic From the 16th to the 19th centuries, privateering was part of naval warfare when governments authorised ships by letters of marque

105, 2018

Do You Know About Bermuda’s National Flower and Ireland’s National Rate Postage Stamp?

Do You Know... About Bermuda’s National Flower and Ireland’s National Rate Postage Stamp? by Horst Augustinovic Sisyrinchium bermudiana is a member of the Iris Family with a distinct purple flower with a bright yellow centre. It prefers

104, 2018

Do You Know… That Bermuda Passed the New World’s First Conservation Legislation?

Do You Know...That Bermuda Passed the New World’s First Conservation Legislation? by Horst Augustinovic The first book about Bermuda was written in 1610 by Sylvester Jordain, one of the survivors of the ‘Sea Venture’. It

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