Continuing the tale of Atlantis, Kevin misuses nautical terminology and talks about the secret behind the pirate republic. Notes, as always, below the fold.
Here's a good account of the pirates of the golden age (though it says nothing of Atlantis).
Inflation and the Spanish Empire (and a swing at the gold bugs).
HAI HAPSBURGS THIS IS YOU
Jacobites, not Jacobins.
Someone did build Atlantis in the Bahamas, but it wasn't the real Atlantis.