Pirateology: The Pirate Hunter's Companion (Hardcover)

The Pirate Hunter's Companion

By William Lubber, Dugald A. Steer (Editor)

Candlewick Press (MA), 9780763631437, 32pp.

Publication Date: July 11, 2006



Aar Hoist the sails for a lavish new discovery filled with treasures a magnificent resource for pirate lovers everywhere. The eagerly awaited new title in the best-selling Ology series more than 5 million sold worldwide
Step lively, pirate foes and fanciers Mysterious booty found inside a long-lost sea chest, hidden for hundreds of years off the coast of Newfoundland, has just been uncovered for your enjoyment. Within these covers is the fascinating eighteenth-century journal of Captain William Lubber, an earnest soul who sailed the seas in search of the vicious female pirate Arabella Drummond. Prepare for a mesmerizing tale of the golden age of piracy from storm-tossed sailing ships to tantalizing treasure islands, from pirates flags and fashions to their wily weapons and wicked ways. An extraordinary find for pirateologists, here is a true and complete companion for the dedicated pirate hunter.
Pirateology's special treasures include:
a stunning cover bearing a working compass and glittering gems treasure map with a missing piece for the canny reader to find
multiple flaps, maps, charts, and booklets harboring codes and clues
intricate drawings of ships interiors
a packet of gold dust.