Murakami Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | August 21, 2014

Richard Bausch: IMG Why Literature Can Save Us



Our title is, of course, a problem. "Why Literature Can Save Us." And of course the problem is one of definition: what those words mean. What is... Continue »
  1. $18.87 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    Before, During, After

    Richard Bausch 9780307266262

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$6.50
Used Hardcover
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
3 Burnside Children's- History World History

Pirates: Most Wanted

by

Pirates: Most Wanted Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

At last the ultimate book of pirates is here! Inside is the stuff of legend, where tales of adventure and intrigue are written in blood. Read about Blackbeard and Captain Kidd. Learn about walking the plank and buried treasure. Discover what was like aboard a pirate ship — from a pirate's strict code of conduct to the punishments that awaited those that broke them.

All the intrigue, adventure, and grizzly details are brought to life in this lavish hardcover package jam packed with fact and fiction, pirate lore, and amazing memorabilia, including:

a booklet of pirate slang

a genuine advertisement to recruit pirates

a booklet of pirate biographies

a letter from William the III to Captain Kidd

a pullout featuring pirate weapons

a treasure map

a wanted poster for Blackbeard

sample playing cards

as well as flaps and fold outs galore!

Synopsis:

WANTED

FOR the most heinous crime of PIRACY

The following notorious and knavish captains and sailors, whose evil deeds and bold stratagems have made them the most wanted men upon the high seas.

HENRY MORGAN

WILLIAM DAMPIER

JEAN BART

WILLIAM KIDD

THOMAS TEW

HENRY AVERY

EDWARD "NED" LOW

EDWARD TEACH also known as BLACKBEARD

SAMUEL BELLAMY also known as BLACK SAM

BARTHOLOMEW ROBERTS also known as BLACK BART

As well as the following cruel and unnatural WOMEN:

CHARLOTTE DE BERRY

ANNE BONNY

MARY READ

A substantial reward is offered for all and any information leading to the capture and arrest of these vile persons.

Synopsis:

Available just in time for the theatrical release of Disney's upcoming blockbuster "Pirates of the Caribbean" comes this volume filled with facts, legends, and illustrations about pirates throughout the ages. Full color.

About the Author

John Matthews is the author of numerous books including the #1 New York Times Best-Seller, PIRATES and the highly successful King Arthur for Carlton Books. He has a long-held fascination for the subject of King Arthur. He lives in London, England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781416939344
Author:
Matthews, John
Publisher:
Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
History - Other
Subject:
History - Exploration & Discovery
Subject:
Transportation - Boats, Ships & Underwater Craft
Subject:
Exploration & Discovery
Subject:
Pirates
Subject:
Toy and movable books
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Picture book
Publication Date:
20070403
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9 x 10 in 25.655 oz
Age Level:
06-12

Other books you might like

  1. Go! Used Hardcover $13.50
  2. Diary of a Fly Used Hardcover $4.95
  3. Clementine
    Used Mass Market $5.95
  4. New Found Land: Lewis and Clark's... Used Trade Paper $6.50
  5. An Egg Is Quiet Used Hardcover $7.50
  6. The Boys' Book: How to Be the Best... Used Hardcover $1.95

Related Subjects

Children's » History » World History
Children's » Nonfiction » World History » General
Children's » Ology Books

Pirates: Most Wanted Used Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$6.50 In Stock
Product details 32 pages Atheneum Books for Young Readers - English 9781416939344 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , WANTED

FOR the most heinous crime of PIRACY

The following notorious and knavish captains and sailors, whose evil deeds and bold stratagems have made them the most wanted men upon the high seas.

HENRY MORGAN

WILLIAM DAMPIER

JEAN BART

WILLIAM KIDD

THOMAS TEW

HENRY AVERY

EDWARD "NED" LOW

EDWARD TEACH also known as BLACKBEARD

SAMUEL BELLAMY also known as BLACK SAM

BARTHOLOMEW ROBERTS also known as BLACK BART

As well as the following cruel and unnatural WOMEN:

CHARLOTTE DE BERRY

ANNE BONNY

MARY READ

A substantial reward is offered for all and any information leading to the capture and arrest of these vile persons.

"Synopsis" by , Available just in time for the theatrical release of Disney's upcoming blockbuster "Pirates of the Caribbean" comes this volume filled with facts, legends, and illustrations about pirates throughout the ages. Full color.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.