- Piracy isn't what it used to be. Walzer, Michael // New Republic;04/28/97, Vol. 216 Issue 17, p29
Explores how the politics of pirate society is being rediscovered and transformed. Findings of researcher Kenneth Kinkor on how pirates distribute their plunder; Illustration of what piracy would be like in the U.S. in modern times; Issues raised over the economic life of a republic.
- Shadow Warriors. Ball, Jacqueline A. // Himeji Castle: Japan's Samurai Past;2005, p18
A section of the book "Himeji Castle: Japan's Samurai Past" which offers information about ninjas, is presented. According to the author, ninjas were not samurai, instead, they were a special part of a warlord's defenses known as shadow warriors. Warlords used them to spy and to carry out battle...
- PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MAN'S CHEST. Underwood, Deborah // National Geographic Kids;Aug2006, Issue 362, p24
The article presents facts about pirates in relation to the movie Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest." In the first Pirates of the Caribbean movie, Jack Sparrow battled the Royal Navy and a bunch of cursed pirates. In the sequel, Dead Man's Chest, he is up against even more frightening...
- Pirates: Past and Present. Smith, Steph // Scholastic News -- Edition 4;03/19/2001, Vol. 63 Issue 20, p6
Provides information on pirates.
- Plunder on the Rise. Whaley, Floyd // Corporate Legal Times;May2000, Vol. 10 Issue 102, pBWB16
Reports on the threat of high-seas piracy to international trade. Disappearance of MV Alondra Rainbow; Increase of pirate attacks; Corporate precautions.
- EDITOR'S NOTES. Parker, Robert Ross // Dramatist;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p2
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor shares his fascination with pirates and discusses the cover of the journal which he described as a very different kind of musical piracy.
- READING ASSESSMENT, SENIOR, Spring 2003/ Map of Southeast Asia. // Weekly Reader News - Senior;3/7/2003, Vol. 81 Issue 20, p1A
Presents students questions after reading an article about the pirates in Southeast Asia. Estimated number of pirate attacks in 2002; Term used for the vessels that pirates repainted.
- Celebrating all things jolly and Roger-ly. Clubb, Shawn // South County Journal;9/21/2011, Vol. 56 Issue 38, pB4
The article discusses the celebration of International Talk Like a Pirate Day on September 19, 2011 and provides a set of trivia questions about pirates.
- Pet Peeves in the Martial Arts, Part II. Dillon Jr., Robert W. // Fight Master: Journal of the Society of American Fight Directors;Fall/Winter2004, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p13
Discusses the author's peeves about the misuse and misunderstanding of the term martial arts. Modern martial system of "Bujinkan ninpo taijutsu," known popularly as "ninjutsu"; Stephen Hayes' return to America in the early 1970s from training with Masaaki Hatsumi, founder of the Bujinkan...