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Black History Slideshow. Music: Oh Freedom! by The Golden Gospel Singers


The War of Spanish Succession opened up lucrative opportunities for men at sea, when the government began commissioning privateers to conduct large scale attacks on enemy merchant ships.

  1. Image: Juan Arreno de Miranda, 1681 Casa-Museo del Greco.
  2. Image: Jan van Huchtenburg, 1706-1713, Rijksmuseum.
  3. Image: Anonymous, 1705, Rijksmuseum.