For instance, recently, Angus has been invited to talk on:
The Myth and Reality of Piracy
Horatio Nelson - The Man behind the Legend
The Golden Age of Piracy
Captain Kidd - Guilty or Innocent?
The Great Michael: Scotland's Renaissance Marvel
Borneo: The Indonesian Confrontation
His next event will be at Edinburgh in August
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