ELIZABETH PEIRCE
writer, editor, smug pickler

 

The Pirate Rebel: The Story of Notorious Ned Jordan

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Based on a true story, The Pirate Rebel is a tale of adventure first and foremost with fascinating history well-integrated into the story. We first meet Ned Jordan in Ireland just before the beginning of the 1798 rebellion against the English. He is captured and faces execution for treason, but is pardoned in exchange for providing information about other rebel agitators. Subsequently, Jordan and his wife Margaret leave Ireland and attempt to begin a new life in Halifax, but bad luck drives Jordan to adopt desperate measures to survive.The Pirate Rebel is an exciting account of a nefarious pirate who sailed Nova Scotia’s waters.


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