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The Resource The Barbary wars : American independence in the Atlantic world, Frank Lambert

The Barbary wars : American independence in the Atlantic world, Frank Lambert

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The Barbary wars : American independence in the Atlantic world
Title
The Barbary wars
Title remainder
American independence in the Atlantic world
Statement of responsibility
Frank Lambert
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes information on the Algerine War (1815), Algiers Treaty (1795), Continental Congress, U.S. Congress, Stephen Decatur, Democratic-Republicans, William Eaton, Federalists, France, Benjamin Franklin, free trade, Great Britain, U.S. House of Representatives, Ali Hassan (dey of Algiers), Islam, John Jay, Thomas Jefferson, Yusuf Karamanli (bashaw of Tripoli), Koran, Tobias Lear, James Madison, mercantilism, Morocco Treaty, Navigation Acts, U.S. Navy, Netherlands, Richard O'Brien, Treaty of Paris, pirates, piracy, Portugal, Edward Preble, Sallee Rovers, U.S. Senate, slaves, slavery, Spain, Sweden, Tripoli, Tripoli Treaty, Tunis, war on terrorism, War of 1812, George Washington, etc
Summary
Traces the history of America's conflict with the piratical states of the Mediterranean and North Africa, the construction of a professional United States navy, and the nation's gradual move toward commercial independence
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165965
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.47
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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American independence in the Atlantic world
Label
The Barbary wars : American independence in the Atlantic world, Frank Lambert
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-216) and index
Contents
The American Revolution checked -- Tribute or arms? -- Tributary to the Barbary States -- The cultural construction of the Barbary pirates -- The Tripolitan War : 1801-5 -- An uneasy peace : partisan debate and British harassment -- The Algerine war of 1815 and American independence in the Atlantic world
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
228 p.
Isbn
9780809095339
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004019361
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)56329545
Label
The Barbary wars : American independence in the Atlantic world, Frank Lambert
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-216) and index
Contents
The American Revolution checked -- Tribute or arms? -- Tributary to the Barbary States -- The cultural construction of the Barbary pirates -- The Tripolitan War : 1801-5 -- An uneasy peace : partisan debate and British harassment -- The Algerine war of 1815 and American independence in the Atlantic world
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
228 p.
Isbn
9780809095339
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004019361
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)56329545

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