|aPirates : |bany man who deserts in battle will be punished with death or marooning / |c[concept by Hannah Wilson ; written by Richard Platt ; illustration by Steve Stone].
|aNew York : |bKingfisher, |c2010.
|a64 p. : |bcol. ill., col. maps ; |c29 cm.
|aChildrens choices 2011: Grades 5-6.
|aWhat would have happened if a viking raider fought a Barbary Coast corsair? Who would have won--and how? Deadly accurate, VS presents the ultimate contest, plucking from history ten of its most notorious pirates and plunging them into fierce, close-combat action.