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The Resource Captives and countrymen : Barbary slavery and the American public, 1785-1816, Lawrence A. Peskin

Captives and countrymen : Barbary slavery and the American public, 1785-1816, Lawrence A. Peskin

Label
Captives and countrymen : Barbary slavery and the American public, 1785-1816
Title
Captives and countrymen
Title remainder
Barbary slavery and the American public, 1785-1816
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence A. Peskin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peskin, Lawrence A.
Dewey number
306.3/620961
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1345
LC item number
.P47 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slave trade
  • Captivity narratives
  • Public opinion
Label
Captives and countrymen : Barbary slavery and the American public, 1785-1816, Lawrence A. Peskin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-250) and index
Contents
Captivity and communications -- The captives write home -- Publicity and secrecy -- Slavery at home and abroad -- Captive nation : Algiers and independence -- The navy and the call to arms -- Masculinity and servility in Tripoli -- Between colony and empire -- Beyond captivity : the wars of 1812 -- Conclusion: Captivity and globalization
Control code
ocn232001969
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 256 p.
Isbn
9780801891397
Lccn
2008024725
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Captives and countrymen : Barbary slavery and the American public, 1785-1816, Lawrence A. Peskin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-250) and index
Contents
Captivity and communications -- The captives write home -- Publicity and secrecy -- Slavery at home and abroad -- Captive nation : Algiers and independence -- The navy and the call to arms -- Masculinity and servility in Tripoli -- Between colony and empire -- Beyond captivity : the wars of 1812 -- Conclusion: Captivity and globalization
Control code
ocn232001969
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 256 p.
Isbn
9780801891397
Lccn
2008024725
Other physical details
ill.

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