THE BARBARY CORSAIRS: Pirates, Plunder, and Warfare in the Mediterranean, 1480-1580
The Barbary corsairs first appeared to terrorize shipping at the end of the fifteenth century. The most famous and powerful were the Barbarossa brothers. The author follows the exploits of the brothers, and those of other corsairs and profiteers, set against the turbulent backdrop of trade, commerce, and conflict throughout the Mediterranean. 16 pages of photos.
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