East Carolina University

Genealogy's Value to History - The Blackbeard Perspective

Historian, Baylus Brooks presents new evidence of the lineage of Edward Thache, Blackbeard, a respected resident of Spanish Town, Jamaica.  He places Blackbeard’s actions within an accurate historical context that successfully challenges the violent image of Blackbeard.

 

 

Friday, October 26 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Joyner Library, Rare Books Room, Fourth Floor
Greenville, NC 27858-4353

Event Type

Academic

Departments

Joyner Library

Target Audience

Students, Faculty, Staff, Public

Website

https://www.facebook.com/events/27430...

Hashtag

#Blackbeard, #Pirates, #History

Contact Name

Charlotte Fitz Daniels

Contact Phone Number

252 328-0287

Contact Email

fitzdanielsc16@ecu.edu

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