Part of the 'Usborne True Stories' series, this book contains incredible but true tales of the high seas, from the first pirates at the time of the Greeks and the Romans, to the golden years when pirates truly ruled the seas.
This is Book 28 in the True Stories Series. See all True Stories books here.
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Lucy Lethbridge is a freelance journalist and literary editor of The Tablet. She lives in Camden, London. She has written two other biographies in the WHO WAS series, Annie Oakley, Sharpshooter of the Wild West, and Ada Lovelace, Computer Wizard of Victorian England, which won the Blue Peter Book Award in 2002.More about Lucy Lethbridge