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Outer Banks History: Shipwrecks, Swashbucklers, and Swizzlers

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For the past four years, my husband and I have taken an annual summer trip to the Outer Banks NC to visit his father.   The white beaches, warm aquamarine waters, and sunsets over the Pamlico Sound always leave an indelible mark in our memories. Before my visits, I’d never thought of it more than just a beautiful beach destination. Over the past few years, however, I’ve learned something new about the rich and interesting history each time I go. So, as summer winds down, and I wistfully remember...

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