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The Resource Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli pirates : the forgotten war that changed American history, Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger

Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli pirates : the forgotten war that changed American history, Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger

Label
Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli pirates : the forgotten war that changed American history
Title
Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli pirates
Title remainder
the forgotten war that changed American history
Statement of responsibility
Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The authors of George Washington's Secret Six present a pop-history narrative that illuminates a lesser-known confrontation between the recently inaugurated third President and Pasha of Tripoli pirates who openly challenged his leadership by attacking American ships
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10455298
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kilmeade, Brian
Dewey number
973.46
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Yaeger, Don
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Pirates
  • Pirates
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Africa, North
  • Mediterranean Region
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the forgotten war that changed American history
Label
Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli pirates : the forgotten war that changed American history, Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
ch. 1 Americans Abroad -- ch. 2 Secretary Jefferson -- ch. 3 The Humiliation of the USS George Washington -- ch. 4 Jefferson Takes Charge -- ch. 5 A Flagpole Falls -- ch. 6 The First Flotilla -- ch. 7 Skirmish at Sea -- ch. 8 Patience Wears Thin -- ch. 9 The Doldrums of Summer -- ch. 10 The Omens of October -- ch. 11 The Philadelphia Disaster -- ch. 12 By the Cover of Darkness -- ch. 13 The Battle of Tripoli -- ch. 14 Opening a New Front -- ch. 15 Win in the Desert or Die in the Desert -- ch. 16 Endgame -- ch. 17 Fair Winds and Following Seas
Control code
000056126642
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 238 pages
Isbn
9781591848066
Lccn
2015490444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)900623905
Label
Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli pirates : the forgotten war that changed American history, Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
ch. 1 Americans Abroad -- ch. 2 Secretary Jefferson -- ch. 3 The Humiliation of the USS George Washington -- ch. 4 Jefferson Takes Charge -- ch. 5 A Flagpole Falls -- ch. 6 The First Flotilla -- ch. 7 Skirmish at Sea -- ch. 8 Patience Wears Thin -- ch. 9 The Doldrums of Summer -- ch. 10 The Omens of October -- ch. 11 The Philadelphia Disaster -- ch. 12 By the Cover of Darkness -- ch. 13 The Battle of Tripoli -- ch. 14 Opening a New Front -- ch. 15 Win in the Desert or Die in the Desert -- ch. 16 Endgame -- ch. 17 Fair Winds and Following Seas
Control code
000056126642
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 238 pages
Isbn
9781591848066
Lccn
2015490444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)900623905

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