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Spoils of War: Privateering in Nova Scotia


Cruise of the Liverpool privateer Retaliation described

This detailed press account of activity by the Liverpool privateer, Retaliation, is probably taken from the vessel’s log-book which, like so many other documents dealing with the war at sea, has since been lost.

Date: 1813

Reference: Nova Scotia Archives  Newspapers: Acadian Recorder 15 May 1813 p. 3

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