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Pirates of Barbary : corsairs, conquests and captivity in the seventeenth-century Mediterranean

Author: Adrian Tinniswood; Clive Chafer; Tantor Media.
Publisher: Old Saybrook : Tantor Media, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The stirring true story of the seventeenth-century pirates of the Mediterranean--the forerunners of today's bandits of the seas--and how their legendary conquests shaped the divisions between Christianity and Islam. It's easy to think of piracy as a romantic way of life long gone--if not for today's frightening headlines of robbery and kidnapping on the high seas ...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
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Tinniswood, Adrian.
Pirates of Barbary.
[Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Media ; [Boulder, Colo. : Made available electronically by] NetLibrary, 2010
(OCoLC)680468703
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Tinniswood; Clive Chafer; Tantor Media.
ISBN: 9781400199242 1400199247
OCLC Number: 739733119
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
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Unabridged.
Duration: 11:32:53.
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Performer(s): Read by Clive Chafer.
Description: 1 sound file : digital
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 166014 KB; MP3 file size: 325499 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Adrian Tinniswood.

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The stirring true story of the seventeenth-century pirates of the Mediterranean--the forerunners of today's bandits of the seas--and how their legendary conquests shaped the divisions between Christianity and Islam. It's easy to think of piracy as a romantic way of life long gone--if not for today's frightening headlines of robbery and kidnapping on the high seas ...

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