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2 edition of coast of Barbary found in the catalog.

coast of Barbary

Jane Soames

coast of Barbary

by Jane Soames

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by J. Cape in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, North,
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Africa, North -- History.,
    • Africa -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Jane Soames.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT194 .S6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination286 p.
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6381031M
      LC Control Number39000059
      OCLC/WorldCa2130156

      Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Soames, Jane. Coast of Barbary. London, J. Cape [] (OCoLC) Document Type.   The Barbary pirates, who had been marauding off the coast of Africa for centuries, encountered a new enemy in the early 19th century: the young United States Navy. The North African pirates had been a menace for so long that by the late s most nations paid tribute to ensure that merchant shipping could proceed without being violently attacked.

      Printed Guides Audio Tours Guided Tours Printed Guides To assist your exploration of historic San Francisco, two Barbary Coast Trail guides are available. You can purchase them below or at various San Francisco bookstores. Barbary Coast Trail Pocket Guidepage full-color official guide includes map, site descriptions, illustrations, and old photo. Quicksilver PressISBN #$ Buy. About this book Here are explored the actual extent of Barbary Coast slavery, the dynamic relationship between master and slave, and the effects of this slaving on Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.

        Pirates from North Africa’s Barbary coast routinely captured American sailors and held them as slaves, demanding ransom and tribute payments far beyond what the new coun­try could afford. Over the previous fifteen years, as a diplomat and then as secretary of state, Jefferson had tried to work with the Barbary states (Tripoli, Tunis, Algiers /5(39). Alice: Memoirs of a Barbary Coast Prostitute. Edited by Ivy Anderson and Devon Angus; Foreword by Josh Sides. Winner of the California Historical Society Book Award. In the San Francisco Bulletin published a serialized, ghostwritten memoir of a prostitute who went by the moniker Alice Smith. “A Voice from the Underworld” detailed.


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