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The Resource The Barbary pirates, C.S. Forester

The Barbary pirates, C.S. Forester

Label
The Barbary pirates
Title
The Barbary pirates
Statement of responsibility
C.S. Forester
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the history of the Barbary pirates, and discusses their relationship with the United States Navy in the early years of the country's entry into the shipping trade
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1899-1966
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forester, C. S.
Dewey number
973.4/7
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E335
LC item number
.F67 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Sterling point books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pirates
  • Pirates
  • Pirates
  • Pirates
  • United States
  • Africa, North
  • Mediterranean Region
  • United States
  • Africa, North
  • Mediterranean Region
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Barbary pirates, C.S. Forester
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0701/2006031574-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Flying Point Press book"--T.p. verso
  • Originally published: New York : Random House, 1953
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pirates off the coast of North Africa! -- American ships captured -- U.S. attempts blockade of Tripoli Harbor -- Commodore Morris fails to subdue pirates -- Philadelphia aground, 307 prisoners taken -- Decatur destroys the Philadelphia -- U.S. maintains fragile blockade -- Preble attacks Tripoli! -- Jefferson considers landing troops in North Africa -- Eaton attacks by land across desert -- Pirates subdued, peace reigns on the high seas at last
Control code
1058736
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Updated edition
Extent
161 pages
Isbn
9781402745225
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2006031574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1058736
  • (OCoLC)71810018
Label
The Barbary pirates, C.S. Forester
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0701/2006031574-d.html
Publication
Note
  • "A Flying Point Press book"--T.p. verso
  • Originally published: New York : Random House, 1953
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pirates off the coast of North Africa! -- American ships captured -- U.S. attempts blockade of Tripoli Harbor -- Commodore Morris fails to subdue pirates -- Philadelphia aground, 307 prisoners taken -- Decatur destroys the Philadelphia -- U.S. maintains fragile blockade -- Preble attacks Tripoli! -- Jefferson considers landing troops in North Africa -- Eaton attacks by land across desert -- Pirates subdued, peace reigns on the high seas at last
Control code
1058736
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Updated edition
Extent
161 pages
Isbn
9781402745225
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2006031574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1058736
  • (OCoLC)71810018

Library Locations

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