Meet swashbuckling pirates and learn about life out on the high seas as you discover the truths behind the myths with this exciting book full of amazing images, fun quizzes, and incredible information.
DK findout Pirates takes you on board a pirate ship and shows you what they ate, the rules they followed, and the treasure they searched for. Learn what offense would make someone walk the plank, see what it took to become a pirate, pick up a few vocabulary terms to talk like a pirate all day, and so much more.
Filled with colorful images and quirky facts, DK findout Pirates is engaging and educational. Pull out the special cover flaps to see extra information about pirates, study a chart of captains' hats, and take a quiz on everything covered in the book.
Learn more about pirates--or anything else--at www.dkfindout.com, a free educational website for kids to have fun with information and to expand their knowledge.
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About the Author
DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world's leading illustrated reference publisher and part of Penguin Random House, formed on July 1, 2013. DK publishes highly visual, photographic nonfiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 87 countries and in 62 languages, with offices in Delhi, London, Melbourne, Munich, New York, and Toronto. DK's aim is to inform, enrich, and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products. Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting. DK's extensive children's list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers, and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the bestselling LEGO(R) books. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, video gaming publishers, as well as the award-winning travel publisher, Rough Guides.