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Real Pirates

Barry Clifford

Real Pirates

The Untold Story of the Whydah from Slave Ship to Pirate Ship

by Barry Clifford

  • 140 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by National Geographic Children"s Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - Other,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / History / Other,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9748619M
    ISBN 101426302797
    ISBN 109781426302794
    OCLC/WorldCa213442911


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This world famous book tells biographies of the greatest pirates who ruled the seas in 18th century. The author, Captain Charles Johnson, was crucially influential in shaping popular conceptions of pirates and more importantly he inspired the classics such as Treasure Island, Peter Pan, On Stranger Tides ; and more recently the movie saga Pirates of the Caribbean and the series Black Sails.

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Pirates didn't bury treasure. Instead their plunder was kept on board the ship, before being divided up among the pirate crew. The notion of buried pirate treasure comes from Robert Louis Stevenson's magical book Treasure Island, first published inwhere it was a useful plot device.

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Drawing on archives in Great Britain and the United States, award-winning journalist and author Colin Woodard separates fact from fiction, revealing the real motivations and struggles of Blackbeard, Black Sam Bellamy, Calico Jack Rackham, and more. Official One Piece Jewelry Is The Real Pirates' Treasure.

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Real or imagined. The truth is somewhat drier than fiction and more brutal. Author concludes that classic piracy was also indissolubly bound to the trade in chattel slaves. And that the trade in.

According to the Pirata Codex, a law book passed down by earlier pirates, only the "Pirate King" can declare war. Real pirates didn't have anything like.