Pirates & Smugglers (Kingfisher Knowledge)
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This is a swashbuckling introduction to the highwaymen--and women--of the seas from the Cilician pirates who terrorized the Mediterranean more than two thousand years ago to today's well-organized and ruthless buccaneers who target supertankers on the China Sea. The book examines the terror tactics of pirates throughout the ages and uncovers the secretive schemes of moder
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Paperback, 64 pages
Published April 29th 2008 by Kingfisher (first published October 13th 2005)
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a simple but interesting book. It won't shiver your timbers but you'll learn all you might want to know about Blackbeard, Captain Kidd and Captain Morgan.
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