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Sea queens : women pirates around the world / Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Christine Joy Pratt.

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Author/Creator:
Yolen, Jane.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2008
Imprint:
Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, c2008.
Format:
  • Book
  • v, 103 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Title Variation:
Women pirates around the world
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 95-98) and index.
Contents:
  • The sea queens
  • Artemisia, Admiral-Queen, Persia, 500-480 BC
  • Queen Teuta, Illyria, circa 230 BC
  • Alfhild, Denmark, ninth century
  • Jeanne de Belleville, Brittany, fourteenth century
  • Grania O'Malley, Ireland, sixteenth century
  • Lady Killigrew, England, late sixteenth century
  • Pretty Peg and the Dutch Privateer, Holland, seventeenth century
  • Charlotte de Berry, England, mid-seventeenth century
  • Anne Bonney and Mary Read, American colonies, early eighteenth century
  • Rachel Wall, United States of America, late eighteenth century
  • Mary Anne Talbot, England, late eighteenth century
  • Madame Ching, China, early nineteenth century.
Summary:
Brief biographies of women pirates from around the world.
Audience:
009-012.
Note:
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 7.1 2.
Contributor:
Pratt, Christine Joy, ill.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9781580891318
1580891314

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