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The pirate Captain William Kidd was sentenced to death by hanging at Execution Dock on 23 May 1701. What happened when the sentence was carried out?
Life Among the Pirates: The Romance and the Reality by David Cordingly
Choose the correct answer:It was discovered that Kidd was a woman He was rescued by a band of his pirate crew The rope broke and he had to be hanged a second time With the rope around his neck, he was pardoned at the last moment by King James II
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