Piratepedia, 1st Edition

  • Alan Hecker
  • Alisha Niehaus
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 0756647789
  • ISBN-13: 9780756647780
  • DDC: 364.164
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 8th Grade
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released February 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Overview

Designed as a hip time-travel journal into the pirate past, this compendium of the sea scoundrel's world includes all the detail of classic DK reference as well as excerpts from favorite piratical fiction-making Piratepedia a swashbuckling volume kids won't want to walk the plank without!

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Other Forntmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Your Guide to Time Travel.
1: Ancient Pirates.
2: Greece.
3: Rome.
4: You’re Kidnapped!.
5: Scandinavia.
6: Northern Pirates.
7: Corsairs.
8: The Mediterranean.
9: Barbary Coast.
10: You’re Enslaved!.
11: Malta.
12: St. Malo.
13: Privateers.
14: South America.
15: The Spanish Main.
16: Sir Francis Drake.
17: You’re Stranded at Sea!.
18: New England.
19: Buccaneers and the Golden Age.
20: Hispaniola.
21: Bloody Buccaneers.
22: Maracaibo.
23: You’re Attacked!.
24: Jamaica.
25: Port Royal.
26: Calico Jack and the Ladies.
27: You’re Becalmed!.
28: Madagascar.
29: Blackbeard.
30: Más a Tierra.
31: You’re Starving!.
32: River Thames.
33: Captain Kidd.
34: Gardiner Island.
35: Trinidad.
36: Asian Pirates.
37: South China Sea.
38: The Pirates of China.
39: Japan.
40: Modern-Day Pirates.
41: Strait of Malacca.
42: Shipwrecks.
43: You Have to Talk Like a Pirate!.
44: Hollywood.
45: The Adventure in Review.
46: Classic Pirate Literature.
47: Treasure Island.
48: Pirates of Penzance.
49: Peter Pan.
50: Captain Sharkey.
51: Other Terrifying Tales.
Index.
Further Pirate Resources.
Acknowledgments.
Photo Credits.