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Post by silverquill » May 7th, 2021, 10:45 am

Daring Deeds of Famous Pirates, by Edward Keble Chatterton (1878 - 1944)
Edward Chatterton, a prolific British author of maritime adventures, presents fascinating stories of pirates and their exploits from earliest times through the 19th century. Chapters include the history of piracy in Tudor and Elizabethan times and stories of legendary pirates such as Black Beard, Henry Morgan, and Captain Kidd. (Summary by Larry Wilson)
Source text (please read only from this text!): https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/64954

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Genres for the project: *Non-fiction/War & Military; *Non-fiction/History/Modern (19th C)

Keywords that describe the book: pirates, sea, piracy, sailing, maritime, captain kidd, privateers, henry morgan, naval, north sea, black beard, corsairs, captain avery, paul jones, aaron smith

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Post by silverquill » May 7th, 2021, 10:46 am

PIRATES!
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Post by icequeen » May 7th, 2021, 8:49 pm

Hi Larry! I can MC this one for you! Back in a moment with your MW! Argh!
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Post by icequeen » May 7th, 2021, 8:52 pm

Your MW is ready to set sail, captain! We will wait here a day or two to see if we can scare us up a first mate, properly known as a DPL!
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Post by silverquill » May 7th, 2021, 11:55 pm

Thank ye, s'much!

Looking for the first mate DPL to come aboard!

All able bodied seamen and women welcome to sail with us.
~ Larry

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Post by icequeen » May 9th, 2021, 8:09 pm

Setting sail for Readers Wanted!
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Post by lflegal » May 10th, 2021, 9:37 am

Ahoy!

I would love to read CHAPTER II: THE NORTH SEA PIRATES.

Thanks!

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Post by silverquill » May 10th, 2021, 10:17 am

lflegal wrote:
May 10th, 2021, 9:37 am
Ahoy!

I would love to read CHAPTER II: THE NORTH SEA PIRATES.

Thanks!
Thank you for our first claim!
~ Larry

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Post by Shasta » May 10th, 2021, 4:39 pm

I would like to claim Chapters 05, 06 and 07.
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Post by silverquill » May 10th, 2021, 6:26 pm

Shasta wrote:
May 10th, 2021, 4:39 pm
I would like to claim Chapters 05, 06 and 07.
You are on board for these.
Thanks so much!
~ Larry

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Post by Amendis » May 11th, 2021, 10:45 am

May I please claim chapter 15 "The Exploits of Captain Avery"?

Thanks!

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Post by Amendis » May 11th, 2021, 12:07 pm

silverquill wrote:
May 7th, 2021, 11:55 pm
Thank ye, s'much!

Looking for the first mate DPL to come aboard!

All able bodied seamen and women welcome to sail with us.
Dear Larry,

If you haven't found someone yet, I would be happy to DPL this project. I have PL'd one other project (The Fables of Pilpay) - rather than have one DPL, the job was split between two of us, so it would be my first DPL project.

Thanks!
April

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Post by ReubenJames43 » May 11th, 2021, 7:43 pm

Hello,
I would like to read chapter 18 A notorious American pirate.

Thanks.

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Post by silverquill » May 11th, 2021, 8:26 pm

Amendis wrote:
May 11th, 2021, 10:45 am
May I please claim chapter 15 "The Exploits of Captain Avery"?

Thanks!
Thank you, April!
I've put you in for this section.

And, I would be most happy to welcome you aboard as our DPL. :clap:

I will, of course, PL your recordings.
~ Larry

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Post by silverquill » May 11th, 2021, 8:29 pm

ReubenJames43 wrote:
May 11th, 2021, 7:43 pm
Hello,
I would like to read chapter 18 A notorious American pirate.

Thanks.
Welcome aboard!
I've assigned you this section to read. :)
~ Larry

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