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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (4): 19–42.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., the Barbary corsairs. Although the essay focuses primarily on history, it also draws some conclusions about piracy and the international system today. The essay notes a prevailing assumption that contemporary piracy off Somalia and that perpetrated by the Barbary pirates is similar, but it further notes...
Journal Article
Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (4): 1–4.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., corsairs who since the fifteenth century had survived on the tribute paid and the ransoms collected from European shipping. Murphy demonstrates that the Barbary “system” broke down when the Europeans observed the newly independent United States, which refused to play by these rules, score some...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (4): 160–163.
Published: 01 December 2006
... in Morocco and, of course, in England itself under the Stuarts. “It was unfortunate for Charles I,” Matar writes, “that his accession to the throne coincided with the spring season of the year when the weather in the Med- iterranean and the Atlantic allowed the [Barbary] corsairs to range far and wide...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (4): 163–166.
Published: 01 December 2006
... the [Barbary] corsairs to range far and wide . . . Robert J. Pranger is a private consultant with extensive experience in national security affairs. He was formerly associate/managing editor of Mediterranean Quarterly. 164 Mediterranean Quarterly: Fall 2006 [They] threatened British ships...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (4): 167–171.
Published: 01 December 2006
... accession to the throne coincided with the spring season of the year when the weather in the Med- iterranean and the Atlantic allowed the [Barbary] corsairs to range far and wide . . . Robert J. Pranger is a private consultant with extensive experience in national security affairs. He...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (2): 11–38.
Published: 01 June 2005
... separating one from outsiders, foreigners, and enemies.14 It corresponds to the Bahr as Sin, the sea of the Chinese, that is, the Indian Ocean, at the other limit of the Muslim world. The Muslim world has produced its share of remarkable seamen, of whom, the great corsairs, Khairedin Barbarossa...