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Horrors of slavery, or, the American tars in Tripoli /

Barbary pirates in Africa targeted sailors for centuries, often taking slaves and demanding ransoms in exchange. First published in 1808, Horrors of Slavery is the tale of one such sailor, captured during the United Statess first military encounter with the Islamic world, the Tripolitan War. William...

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Main Author: Ray, William, 1771-1827.
Other Authors: Blum, Hester.
Format: Online Book
Language:English
Published: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2008.
Series:Subterranean lives.
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Online Access:Online version
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