Our second issue explores the life of notorious pirate, Cheng I Sao in the early 19th-century. Perhaps lesser known than some of her peers, Cheng I Sao’s impact on history was tremendous. She commanded almost 40,000 pirates and 300 junk ships – the largest crew of pirates in the history of the world. Learn all about her life and the life of this incredible pirate army.
In this issue:
Welcome to China + Fun Facts About China
Feature Story: A Pirate’s Tale
Blueprint of a Junk Ship
Why Did People Become Pirates?
Map of China
The Forbidden City
A Timeline of Important World Events
A Pirate’s Life for Me?
Fun Activities and DIY Crafts, including a crossword puzzle, make-your-own dragon, coloring page, and more