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Crime & Detection (Eyewitness Books) - The world of cops and robbers comes alive
in this fascinating look at crime through the ages that explores such infamous
crimes as the theft of the "Mona Lisa", notorious criminals like Bluebeard and
Bonnie and Clyde, and the secret workings of law enforcement agencies such as
the FBI, CIA, and Scotland Yard.
Hardcover, 68 pages. Packed with color photos.
(Out of print, one copy available.)
Spy's Guidebook with CD-ROM Encoder -Psst!
Want to know what spies do? Find out
with this book. It provides hours of fun ideas and games for you and your spy
partners! The Usborne Spy's
Guidebook also comes with a CD-ROM that lets you instantly code and decode
messages on the computer.
Paper, 48 pages. Ages 9-12. For Windows 95 and 98. Book & CD.
(Out of print, limited quantities available.)
Pirate - Full of photos of doubloons, cannons, model ships & more. Tells it
like it was, so it also goes into detail about the less-than-nice side of
pirates and their punishments. Covers all types of pirates, from Vikings to
buccaneers of the Spanish Main.
Hardcover, 64 pages. Ages 9-12. 2000 edition.
Two copies available.
Pirate Sticker Book (Dorling Kindersley) Over 60 full-color stickers,
many of which are the same photos located in the above Eyewitness Pirate book.
Out of print - limited number of copies
Three Little Dover Pirate Books
Fun With Pirate Stencils, Pirate Stickers, Pirates Tattoos
Shipwrecks and Sunken Treasures Coloring Book by Peter Copeland
(Dover). Mr. Copeland was once a diver and assistant to a curator of the
Smithsonian and was involved with various diving expeditions. He often made
illustrations of ship structures while he was underwater (!), and some are seen
in this interesting book.
Paper, 45 pages.
Treasure Island Coloring Book (Dover) coloring and story-book. An
Paper, 46 pages.
(Jim Weiss) -
Pirates! Buried treasure! Loyal friends and treacherous villains! Here is Robert
Louis Stevenson's immortal adventure with all its vivid characters. Set sail on
this classic adventure which requires all the ingenuity and smart thinking of
the main character (a young boy). Sudden plot twists and hair's breadth escapes
will thrill listeners. You are sure to feel the sea breeze blowing through your
Ages 7 to adult.