Pirateology Handbook

Ahoy, mates! Can you tell fore from aft and port from starboard? Can you tie a reef knot with your eyes closed? Do you know what misdemeanors to avoid at sea? Are you practiced in the art of decoding a treasure map?


  • Charts
  • Maps
  • Stickers
  • Lessons,
  • Cautionary tales of pirates through history


Working through the ranks from cabin boy to able seaman to bo’sun, readers aspire to the title of well-feared captain of their own ship. Pirates beware!

Yo, ho, ho! Pirate hunters will be quick to capture this invaluable companion to the best-selling Pirateology.


Author:Captain William Lubber.

Editor:Dugald A. Steer.


  • USA Price- $12.99
  • First Release- March 2008
  • Age Range- 9 years old and up
  • Grade Range- Grade 4 and up
  • Hardcover (only)
  • Number of pages- 80
  • Size- 7 1/16" x 8 1/4"

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