When fresh food ran out, pirates found creative ways to survive long weeks at sea.
This is what pirate music actually sounded like.
Explore the incredible and unsung stories of history’s most notorious women pirates.
Here’s why so many pirates of African descent share the name “Black Caesar.”
Unravel the common misconceptions of pirates in pop culture.
About Rogue History
What if everything we know about pirates is actually wrong? Join maritime archaeologist and historian Joel Cook as we explore the history of pirates through a new lens in this digital series from PBS Origins. Together we’ll unravel historical myths, unearth lost narratives and discover fresh perspectives.
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