Re: [WarOf1812] Digest Number 691
>Any particular reason why american privateers wereThere is a small but excellent Privateers Museum in Nova Scotia between
>pirates and British and Canadian privateers were not??
>Halifax produced some very successful privateers in
>both the AWI and 1812, you know.
>It would be very sad if the only account of Canadian
>privateers was the lyrics to "Barrett's Privateers" -
>does some very brave men no service.
Cape Breton and Halifax but I am not sure where exactly - I want to say
Liverpool but that would be a guess. Apparently for many years the richest
man in Canada was usually a privateer making money off of American
But I would love to more too - anyone have a suggested book?