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Women pirates

eight stories of adventure

by Myra Weatherly

  • 106 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Morgan Reynolds in Greensboro .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women pirates,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Pirates,
  • Biography,
  • Women

  • About the Edition

    Recounts the life stories of eight notorious women pirates, including Grace O"Malley, Anne Bonny, and Cheng I Sao.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 109-110) and index.

    StatementMyra Weatherly
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG535 .W4 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p. :
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24750815M
    ISBN 101883846242
    ISBN 109781883846244
    LC Control Number97049407
    OCLC/WorldCa38096939

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      If asked to name a pirate from history, many people will mention Blackbeard or Captain William Kidd. If pressed to name a female pirate, they might mention Anne Bonny, who terrorized the Caribbean. Shop for Books at and browse categories like Young Adult Books, Children's Books, Mystery Books, Adult Coloring Books and Cook Books. Save money. Live better.


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Women pirates by Myra Weatherly Download PDF EPUB FB2

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The book moves on and talks about female pirates through the ages all Women pirates book the world/5(4). As a longtime pirate aficionado and an even more longtime women's history aficionado, I was pretty stoked to find a copy of Pirate Women: The Princesses, Prostitutes, and Privateers who Ruled the Seven Seas at Porter Square Books this summer.

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Evangeline disappeared two years : Annika Barranti Klein. Anne Bonny and Mary Read are just two of the famous female pirates who pillaged their way to fame.

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Quick view Add to Cart. She’s just one of many fascinating lady pirates throughout history, standing alongside the likes of Anne Bonny, Mary Read, Queen Teuta of Illyria, Jeanne de Clisson, Sayyida al Hurra, and Ching Shih. And yet, somehow, we don’t often find historical YA takes on these real-life figures—or books centering on lady pirates at : Nicole Brinkley.

Like some other books on this list, Vaughn includes such historical pirates as Black Beard, with new characters like the female pirate Captain Cooper mixed in. Historical pirates were a lot less hung up on things like race, class, and gender, and it’s cool to imagine how a pirate captain who is a woman would : Ceridwen Christensen.

In his book, A General History of the Robberies and Murders of the Most Notorious Pirates, Captain Johnson devotes a whole chapter to each of the women pirates, and they are entertaining reading. But if you want to understand them in context, you should read the preceding chapters on Captains Vane and Rackam first.

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These tales of women pirates show that the ``gentle sex'' could be dastardly, too. In a somewhat dry tone, Weatherly recounts what's known about these feminine scourges of the sea, most of whom dressed as men to carry out their dirty deeds. Included are Alfhild, the fierce Viking warrior, who plundered the Danish coast, and Grace O'Malley, a pirate who met and was pardoned by Author: Myra Weatherly.

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It’s the most comprehensive overview of women pirates in one volume and chock-full of swashbuckling adventures that pull these unique women from the shadows into the spotlight that they deserve.

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Many of the stories about women pirates are just that: great made up tales that showcase females as pirates, yet when truth be told, are found to be total fiction. History has shown us that several women throughout history have hung the moniker of pirate around their necks, from Queen Artemisia, to female Vikings to modern-day women pirates who Reviews: Pirate catch phrase of grumbling or disgust.

Hello, my friend! Ahoy, Me Hearties! Hello, my friends, crew members, etc.; addressed to group. Everyone get on deck! Pay attention and check this out! A crew member says this to the Captain, meaning “I will get that done right away!” Batten Down The Hatches.

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