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Title Lives of the pirates : swashbucklers, scoundrels (neighbors beware!) / written by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt.
Author Krull, Kathleen, author.
Publication Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt : Sandpiper, [2013]
Description 1 online resource (96 pages) : color illustrations, color map.
Call # eBOOK
Series Lives of .
Lives of ...
Note "Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Harcourt Children's Books, an imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 2010"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 96).
Contents Introduction -- A case of cold feet?: Alvilda -- Terror with red beards: the Barbarossa brothers -- Also an excellent hostess: Lady Mary Killigrew -- My grandma is a pirate: Grace O'Malley -- The dragon: Sir Francis Drake -- Worried about his reputation: Sir Henry Morgan -- I swear I am not a pirate: Captain Kidd -- The pirate who kept a diary: William Dampier -- Just plain terrifying: Blackbeard -- A red feather in his hat: Black Bart -- Breaking every rule: Mary Read and Anne Bonny -- Least likely to be a pirate: Stede Bonnet -- A ruby as big as a hen's egg: Black Sam Bellamy -- Half a century of harassment: Conajee Angria and his sons -- Not a damsel in distress: Rachel Wall -- Necklaces of severed heads: Madame Cheng -- Witty in three languages: Jean Laffite -- The Black Joke: Benito de Soto -- Not a real pirate: Long John Silver.
Summary Profiles twenty notable pirates throughout history and describes their adventures, the battles they fought, and the riches and cultural legacies they left behind.
Note Print version record.
Subject Pirates -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Pirates. (OCoLC)fst01064776
JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / Other.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Geography.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Travel.
Genre Electronic books.
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Addl. Author Hewitt, Kathryn, illustrator.
OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Print version: Krull, Kathleen. Lives of the pirates. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt : Sandpiper, [2013] 0544104951 (OCoLC)823010600
ISBN 9780547487939 (electronic bk.)
0547487932 (electronic bk.)

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