Myths & Facts of Pirates. On your own paper, write if you think the following statements are true or false. Pirates had a sort of government on their ships that was an early form of democracy Turtle was considered a delicacy by pirates
Hard Tack Recipe
4 cups flour
4 teaspoons salt
Water (about 2 cups)
“..with as much gusto as if leather were meat…they even fought over it…they beat the leather between 2 stones at the water’s edge, made it wet, and scraped off the hair while it was soft. Then, having roasted it on hot embers, they cut it up in small pieces which they swallowed whole.”
Blackbeard’s Queen Anne’s Revenge
Parrots are found in great numbers around the fields...
~Peter Pan, J.M. Barrie
His stories were what frightened people worst of all. Dreadful stories they were—about hanging, and walking the plank, and storms at sea, and the Dry Tortugas, and wild deed and places on the Spanish Main.
~Treasure Island Robert Louis Stevenson
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