Pirates : truth and rumors

by Price, Sean.

Format: Print Book 2011
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Community Library of Allegheny Valley - Harrison Children Non Fiction J 910.4 PRICE
Location  Community Library of Allegheny Valley - Harrison
 
Collection  Children Non Fiction
 
Call Number  J 910.4 PRICE
 
 
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 910.4 P93
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 910.4 P93
 
 
Summary
Stories about swashbuckling pirates are fun and exciting. But are the tales about these seafaring adventurers real? Dive in to learn the secrets behind the pirate myths.
Contents
Pirates : what's the real story
Did pirates really say "arrr" and "matey"?
Were pirates active only in the 1600s and 1700s?
Did all pirates fly the same pirate flag?
Did pirates make captives walk the plank?
Did pirates maroon people?
Did pirates always fight big battles to capture loot?
Was Blackbeard really hard to kill?
Did women ever become pirates?
Did pirates have eye patches, hooks, and peg legs?
Did pirates bury their treasure?
Were pirates afraid of "Davy Jones' Locker"?
Fact or fiction : how to tell the difference.

Additional Information
Series Edge books. Truth and rumors.
Subjects Pirates -- Juvenile literature.
Pirates.
Publisher Mankato, Minn. :Capstone Press,2011
Contributors Doty, Eldon.
Audience Lexile: 810.
Language English
Description 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
ISBN 9781429647465 (lib. bdg.)
1429647469 (lib. bdg.)
Other Classic View