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Title:
You wouldn't want to be a pirate's prisoner! : horrible things you'd rather not know
Author:
Malam, John, 1957-
Personal Author:
Edition:
Rev. ed.
Publication Information:
New York : Franklin Watts, [2013]

©2013
Physical Description:
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Summary:
Describes what it would be like to be a ship captain captured by priates during the 1700s.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Treasure fleet! Your ship sets sail -- Pirates, wolves of the sea -- Pirates' prize -- Captured! -- Your new home -- In irons! Shackled to the deck -- Flogged! -- Man overboard! -- Fire! Burning and barrels -- Diseased and done for -- Marooned -- Saved! The navy to the rescue.
Reading Level:
IG 770 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.6 1.0 153468.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 3.7 3 Quiz: 58572.
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ISBN:
9780531275023

9780531280270
Format :
Book

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Hamburg Library F2161.5 .M35 2013 Juvenile Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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Do you think being a Roman galdiator seems glamorous? Does exploring the wild frontier as an American pioneer sound exciting? Think again! As you'll discover in this lively series, history definitely has a dark side. These revised titles include helpful new features-along with the same hilarious illustrations, captions, and sidebars that have made this series a hit with kids everywhere!

What's it like to be captured by pirates? Pirates have many ingenious tortures, and once they have what they want from you, the best you can hope for is to be maronned on an island.


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