TITLE

The world of pirates

AUTHOR(S)
Langley, Andrew
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Pirates;2003, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
The article provides information about pirates. A pirate is a robber on the sea who attacks ships and ports to steal treasure and other goods. Pirates called the 'corsairs' attacked vessels in the Mediterranean Sea. The Caribbean, the Indian Ocean and the South China Seas were also dangerous places for merchant ships to sail.
ACCESSION #
8625535

 

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