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(Ille de la Tortue, an island belonging to Haiti)
 
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'''Ile de la Tortue - also La Tortue''' (transl. Turtle Island) is located nort of Port de Paix and belongs to Haiti. Pirates who started using the island around 1600.
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'''Ile de la Tortue - also La Tortue''' (transl. Turtle Island) is located nort of Port de Paix and belongs to Haiti. Pirates active in the Caribbean sea started using the island as a base around 1600.
  
 
Together with Ille de la Gonave, La Tortue belongs to Haitii's main offshore territories.
 
Together with Ille de la Gonave, La Tortue belongs to Haitii's main offshore territories.
  
 
[[Category: Places of the Haitian Revolution]]
 
[[Category: Places of the Haitian Revolution]]

Revision as of 18:12, 24 September 2005

Ile de la Tortue - also La Tortue (transl. Turtle Island) is located nort of Port de Paix and belongs to Haiti. Pirates active in the Caribbean sea started using the island as a base around 1600.

Together with Ille de la Gonave, La Tortue belongs to Haitii's main offshore territories.