Meet the Pirates by Liz Miles
  

Synopsis

Meet the Pirates by Liz Miles

You can learn a lot from what archaeologists and historians have uncovered about the past, but what would the people who actually lived at the time be able to tell you? Meet the Pirates does just that! This book will transport you to a pirate ship where you will meet all kinds of people from all walks of life. From the cabin boy to the captain and all the salty sea-dogs in between, they will answer you questions and give you the inside information of what it may have been like to live at this time, before you are then transported back to your own era. Encounters with the Past is a brilliant series designed to shine a light on historical ideas about subjects such as medicine, science, religion, food, magic and society. Perfect for readers aged 9-11 who want a more personal account of these fascinating times.

About the Author

Liz Miles is an experienced author of non-fiction and fiction. She has over 70 published titles, and writes overlooking the River Colne in Wivenhoe. Her fascination with prehistory began as a child when she picked up her first fossil on the Jurassic Coast.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Liz Miles
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

10th July 2014

ISBN

9781445132426


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