Pirates (100 Facts You Should Know) (Library Binding)
Many of us gathered our knowledge of pirates from books and movies. But real-life pirates were even more savage and dangerous. Through 100 facts, readers can sneak aboard various pirate ships, from ancient Greece to modern day. They'll discover pirate hideouts and how they hid their treasures. They'll learn about famous pirates, such as Black Bart, Edward Teach, Mary Read, Grace O'Malley, and others. Picture puzzles, "I Don't Believe It " fact boxes, and instructive and amusing illustrations present an engrossing view of life on a pirate ship as well as a unique glimpse into several time periods of history.