Pirates : truth and rumors
by Price, Sean.
|Format:||Print Book 2011|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
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.
ContentsPirates : 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.
|Series||Edge books. Truth and rumors.|
-- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| Mankato, Minn. :Capstone Press,2011
32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
|ISBN||9781429647465 (lib. bdg.)
1429647469 (lib. bdg.)