Shiver me timbers! Raise the Jolly Roger and discover the exciting history of pirates and buccaneers Whether you want to find out about legendary pirates like Blackbeard, discover the real stories of cutthroat battles or marvel at the treasures of the Caribbean, everything you need to know about pirates is covered here. See captivating photography, fun fact boxes and a handy glossary Follow the journey of pirates from ancient Greece and Rome through to piracy today Meet the notorious characters and learn about their lives, deeds and weapons A valuable History Key Stage 2 teaching aid for both parents and teachers and perfect for first projects. In a vibrant and accessible form, it is ideal for the age-range, with the meanings of new, subject-related words clearly explained. Sail the seven seas with pirates and privateers, recognize a Jolly Roger and uncover hidden treasure! Powerful visuals show this topic from a completely original angle and bring the legendary subject of pirates to life.