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Pirates / written and edited by Deborah Lock.

Lock, Deborah, author. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781465440761
  • ISBN: 1465440763
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (56 pages) : color illustrations, color maps.
  • Edition: Revised edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2015.

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General Note: "Includes fun activities"--Cover.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: What is a pirate? -- Where were they? -- Early piracy -- Raiders of the North -- Barbary corsairs -- The Maltese revenge -- The New World -- Privateers -- Buccaneers -- The Jolly Roger -- The pirate round -- Attack! -- Hand-to-hand -- A pirate's life for me -- Marooned -- Pirates of the Indian Ocean -- Unlucky pirate -- Punishment -- The king of pirates -- Pirates of the Eastern Seas -- Pirates of today -- Set sail -- True or false? -- Treasure hunt -- Facts matchup -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.: Presents a history of piracy throughout the world, and discusses characteristics of buccaneers, privateers, and corsairs, including descriptions of weapons and daily life.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
Subject: Pirates.
Genre: Electronic books.

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