I'm interested in scads of topics, and it seems I'm always running into interesting tidbits. I'd like to share some with you. I promise they'll always have at least a fleeting relevance to the day at hand.
April 4, 2011
April 2nd: Commodore William James Captures Pirate Fortress, 1755
It might not be fair to call them "pirates", but that's what the East India Company called them. They called themselves the Maratha Empire Navy. Read article here.