The Resource The pirate city : an Algerine tale, (ebook)

The pirate city : an Algerine tale, (ebook)

Label
The pirate city : an Algerine tale
Title
The pirate city
Title remainder
an Algerine tale
Creator
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Pirate City is a story about the Algerian pirates who were the scourge of the Mediterranean sea during the early to mid-1800s. They would plunder the ships of other sovereign nations, and as a result were a wealthy little city-state until their demise in the Barbary War. In this tale, set during the heyday of the pirates, a merchant and his sons Mariano and Lucien are captured aboard their trading vessel and taken as prisoners to the pirate capital of Algiers. Follow their adventures as they rescue other prisoners, experience life in the pirate city, and attempt to escape from their captors. Forced to endure slavery as Christian dogs before their Muslim captors, the heroes rely on Providence to bring their deliverance. R.M. Ballantyne spent time in Algiers and dressed himself as an Arabian while researching material for his book so that he might portray his characters and the story's setting with the greatest accuracy possible
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1825-1894
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Ballantyne, R. M.
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Courage
  • Pirates
  • Slaves
  • Brothers
  • Fathers and sons
  • Friendship
  • Death
  • Adventure stories
  • Voyages and travels
  • Electronic books
  • Algiers (Algeria)
Target audience
adult
Label
The pirate city : an Algerine tale, (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9783965371880
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12377837
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12377837
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The pirate city : an Algerine tale, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9783965371880
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12377837
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12377837
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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