The Best Pirate Stories Ever Told
Over the years, thousands of tales both true and fantastic havebeen told about the dastardly thievery of pirates, and theirrum-drunk exploits and high-seas violence never fail to delight.Now in a brand-new series collection, The Best Pirate StoriesEver Told includes many of the very best pirate yarns evercreated on history's most debaucherous scalawags. Anyone who lovesa good story full of excitement, adventure, thrills, and laughswill find this collection irresistible.The stories, songs, and verses include writing by Daniel Defoe,Mark Twain, Joseph Conrad, James Fenimore Cooper, Robert Lou- isStevenson, and many more. Moving through the pages of time, thiscollection will take you from the dastardly deeds of ancient pi-rates to the extravagant exploits of classical times. Each storyoffers swashbuckling adventure that will send you all over theworld, from the dangerous currents of the Mediterranean to thesandy beaches of the Middle East. Whether it's a historicaloverview of ferocious pirate activity that defined the seas of thepast, an in-depth look at a smarmy captain of the high seas, or aboyhood frolic in a world of danger and doubloons, this collectionwill please any lover of the bandits of the ocean who wants toexperience the deadly world of pirates without the risk of walkingthe plank. This fantastic collec- tion is full of illustrationsthat bring to life the adventures of those daring dogs of the sevenseas.