Essays Tagged: "Barbary Coast"

Barbary Pirates

Cody EndersPL SC 110Barbary PiratesIn this essay I will go over what Barbary pirates are, what their objective was, who ... ve was, who they targeted, and I will criticize the decisions made by the United States government. Barbary pirates were privateers who operated from North Africa, based primarily in the ports of Algi ... , based primarily in the ports of Algiers, Tunis, and Tripoli. This area was known in Europe as the Barbary Coast, a term derived from the name of its inhabitants at the time. Their predation extended ...

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Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History