A Pirate or a Wrecker?
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I’d heard of sea captains, and I’d heard of pirates, but a visit to the HistoryMiami Museum introduced me to a new kind of seafarer, a “wrecker.”
A line of shallow coral reefs running parallel to the Florida Keys made them particularly dangerous to navigate. In fact, Key West became . . .