Pirates by Philip Steele, Laura Durman
  

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Pirates by Philip Steele, Laura Durman

Impress your friends (and yourself) with just how much you know about pirates! Loads of facts and stats will bring the world of pirates to life - from the ships they sailed and the treasure the stole to gruesome deaths and gory battles - and ensure you really do Know It All. Part of the series Know It All - there are eight books in this series covering everything from Cars and Knights to Inventions and Dangerous Animals.

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Encourages children to read and research... bold and vivid and packed with pictorial material. Parents in Touch

About the Author

Philip Steele is a leading writer of children's non-fiction books. He was born in Surrey, graduated from University College Durham and worked in London publishing houses. He then freelanced as a project manager, publishing consultant and author. He has written a wide range of books for Wayland, Watts, Dorling Kindersley, Kingfisher/Macmillan, Walker Books and many other publishers worldwide. History, biography, lands and peoples, the natural world, current affairs and social issues all feature prominently in his backlist. Philip has backpacked around Africa, Europe, Asia, North America and Australia. For many years he has been settled very happily amidst the mountains, beaches and green fields of North Wales. His wife (as a teacher) and his teenage daughter (as a secondary school pupil) are ideally suited to cast an critical eye over his work!

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Philip Steele, Laura Durman
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Author's Website

www.philipsteele.co.uk/

Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Books

Publication date

27th June 2013

ISBN

9781445118239


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