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The corsairs' longest voyage : the Turkish raid in Iceland 1627

Author: Þorsteinn Helgason; Anna Yates; Jona Ann Petursdottir
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2018]
Series: History of warfare, v. 119.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Þorsteinn Helgason.
Corsairs' longest voyage.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2018]
(DLC) 2018002406
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Þorsteinn Helgason; Anna Yates; Jona Ann Petursdottir
ISBN: 9789004363700 900436370X
OCLC Number: 1028619477
Language Note: Translated from Icelandic.
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 372 pages)
Contents: Intro; Contents; Preface; List of Figures; A Note on Names and Letters; Introduction; Exceptional History; Sources; Research in the Field; Memory and History; Chapter 1; The Inception of the Turkish Raid, and Its Central Character; The Return of the Moors; Compaen the Pirate; Iceland Ahoy; How Do We Know This?; Chapter 2; Strategy and Resistance in Southwest Iceland; The Course of Events in Reykjanes; Folktales; Attack on the Seat of Government; Chapter 3; Incursion and Salvation in the East Fjords; Enter the Corsairs; Reign of Terror in Berufjörður; South and North of Berufjörður. Did the Raiders Go to Eydalir?The Corsairs' Farewell; Heroes and Guardian Spirits; Folklore and Fact; Chapter 4; Razzia and Martyrdom in the Westman Islands; Preparedness; Like Lambs to the Slaughter; The Martyrdom of Jón Þorsteinsson; Not Many Placenames and Folktales; Chapter 5; Piracy and Defences; Danish Defences; Icelandic Defences in the Shadow of the Turkish Raid; Lessons of the Turkish Raid; Unarmed Nation; Civil Defence; Shelter; Military Expenditure; Special Status; What Would Bishop Brynjólfur Have Said?; Conclusion; Chapter 6; Warfare or Robbery. The Contemporary Analysis of the Turkish RaidForms of Maritime Raids; Piracy in the Mediterranean; Maritime Raids to the Northern Seas; Piracy in the Name of the Law; Corsair States; Piracy as a Sector of the Economy and a Pillar of the State; Corsair Licences; Slavery; Holy War; Legitimate Government; New Principles of Freedom; Emotions and Justice; Chapter 7; Salvation; Redemption from Slavery; Fundraising; The First Redemption Mission; Individual Deals; The Second Redemption Mission; Danish Emissaries in the Catholic Stronghold; Slave Registers; The Bottom Line; Trials of a Redeemer. Comparison and AftermathApostates; Jón Vestmann; Anna Jasparsdóttir; Murat Reis; Chapter 8; Cultural Memory; Scribes of Memory; A Tool of National Memory: The Turkish Raid in School Textbooks; Chapter 9; The Visible Turkish Raid; Landscape; Works of Art; I Quatro Mori by Pietro Tacca; Adriaen Matham's Drawings; Kross: A Sword Out of the Mouth of Christ; Epilogue; Context and Connections of the Turkish Raid; The Place of the Turkish Raid: Event and Memory; Tracing the Course of Events; Micro and Macro, Past and Present; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: History of warfare, v. 119.
Responsibility: by Þorsteinn Helgason ; translated by Anna Yates, Jóna Ann Pétursdóttir.

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