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P is for Pirate

A Pirate Alphabet

by Eve Bunting
John Manders

eBook
The word pirate means one who plunders on the sea, and piracy has been around for as long as men and women have longed for adventure and lusted for riches. But it wasn't all fun and pillaging! Being a pirate was not an easy life. Written by award-winning author Eve Bunting, poetry and expository text are used in this alphabetical examination of the history of piracy. Topics include legendary ships, fabled hideouts, and notorious villains like Edward Teach, also known as Blackbeard. Includes the pirate code of conduct as well as the different occupations aboard ship.

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Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press

Kindle Book

  • Release date: August 1, 2014

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9781627537803
  • Release date: August 1, 2014

PDF eBook

  • ISBN: 9781627537674
  • File size: 17962 KB
  • Release date: August 1, 2014

Formats

Kindle Book
OverDrive Read
PDF eBook
Kindle restrictions

Languages

English

Levels

Lexile® Measure:900
Text Difficulty:4-5

The word pirate means one who plunders on the sea, and piracy has been around for as long as men and women have longed for adventure and lusted for riches. But it wasn't all fun and pillaging! Being a pirate was not an easy life. Written by award-winning author Eve Bunting, poetry and expository text are used in this alphabetical examination of the history of piracy. Topics include legendary ships, fabled hideouts, and notorious villains like Edward Teach, also known as Blackbeard. Includes the pirate code of conduct as well as the different occupations aboard ship.

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