Think "Dangerous Book for Boys" meets "Blackbeard the Pirate". This is a handbook for all aspiring swashbucklers. Learn how to make a sea-worthy raft, Pirate Bone Soup, navigate by the stars, and, of course, bury treasure. Full of facts and stories about the real life pirates of the Golden Age of Piracy (1680 - 1730) this book will combine lore with history, and tricks of the pirate trade in an entertaining and expert handbook.
The author has simply been obsessed with pirates since he was a kid! He owns and runs the Pirate and Treasure Museum, a pirate museum in St. Augustine, Florida. Right now he gets about 60,000 visitors a year. He expects to grow that to over 100,000 in the next few years