Pirates: From Blackbeard to Walking the Plank

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HarperCollins, Oct 10, 2006 - History - 256 pages
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Pirates covers everything from peg legs to parrots, including:

  • Profiles of real pirates from John Paul Jones and Blackbeard to Sir Francis Drake
  • What life was like on board a pirate ship
  • Pirates from ancient times to the modern age

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About the author (2006)

David Pickering is a prolific author of both fiction and non-fiction. Other titles include 'Classic Short Stories', 'Classic Ghost Stories', 'Classic Horror Stories', the novel 'And Stones Shall Dance' and the short story collection 'Things Lost'.

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