About pirates, you might picture the scary man on the boat waving a flag with a skull and crossbones. who would have imagined that the name that comes to mind isn't Blackbeard pirate Edward Blackbeard, pirate admiral Henry Morgan, or pirate knight Sir Francis Drake? It is believed that "Ching Shih Female Pirate Captain" was a historical figure who led a band of pirates who controlled the South China Sea.
Qingshih was known as a legendary great pirate. not merely because she is female. However, the South China Sea waters have been shaken by her influence. more than 1,800 pirate ships and 70,000 thief's henchmen make up the pirate fleet.
Qingshih was born in 1775 in a small hamlet in Guangdong Province, there is little information about her past as a pirate. Her name, Qingshi, is Mandarin and means "Ching's Widow" or "Widow Qing," as she was afterward known.
She was compelled by poverty to become a prostitute to support her family. Children at the same age back then experienced the same thing. She operated in floating brothels known as "Saranrom boats" (Flower Boats), which sailed alongside the coastlines of various locations, and was recognized for both her stunning beauty and the rumors of her first-rate service. As a result, Qing Shih is well-known on a global scale.
THE FIRST STEP TOWARDS THE "LEGENDARY PIRATE WOMAN"
THE PIRATE PATH OF QING SHIH
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