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Author Nardo, Don, 1947- author.
Title Sir Henry Morgan / Don Nardo.
Pub Info Hockessin, Delaware : Mitchell Lane Publishers, [2016]
book jacket
 Cotuit Children's Room  JB Morgan     AVAILABLE
 Mashpee-Children's Coll.  J B MOR     AVAILABLE
Descript 47 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
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Series Pirates around the world : terror on the high seas
Pirates around the world.
Summary "England's Sir Henry Morgan was one of the most feared pirates in history. However, he hated it when people called him that. He felt he was a patriot. True, he sank many ships, fought bloody battles, and stole gold from the Spanish. But these feats, he claimed, were done for, and with the support, of his beloved King"--Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 8 to 11.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 44-45) and index.
Contents Introduction: Struck by sudden disaster -- Rise to fame and fortune -- Sidebar: From servant to surgeon -- Dawn assault on Portobello -- Sidebar: Changing flags -- Henry Morgan's raid on Maracaibo -- Sidebar: Ships of the sea raiders -- Daring escape from Lake Maracaibo -- Sidebar: Dressed like a gentleman -- The burning of Panama City -- Sidebar: Customs and rules aboard pirate ships -- Henry Morgan in popular culture.
Subject Morgan, Henry, 1635?-1688 -- Juvenile literature.
Pirates -- Caribbean Area -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Pirates -- England -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Buccaneers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Caribbean Area -- History -- To 1810 -- Juvenile literature.
Spanish Main -- History -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781680200775 (library bound)
1680200771 (library bound)
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