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...A very rare printing of a series of thirteen articles agreed between the Emperor Charles VI and the Captain Pasha of the Turkish fleet in an attempt to restrict Algerian piracy in the Mediterranean...
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...A very rare printing of a series of thirteen articles agreed between the Emperor Charles VI and the Captain Pasha of the Turkish fleet in an attempt to restrict Algerian piracy in the Mediterranean...
...Two pamphlets relating to the Turks. The first purports to be a letter from George Fox (1624-91), founder of the Society of Friends or Quakers, to Mehmed IV, Sultan of the Turks, and the King of Algiers, inviting them to abandon slavery...
...Three news accounts, probably printed in Vienna, bound in one volume on Ottoman, North African, Persian and Viennese affairs: I. A detailed account of the ceremonies which took place during an audience given by Eugene of Savoy...
...In the spring of 1932, a large naval fleet was gathered in Alicante, comprising some 600 boats and 30,000 men, in order to re-capture the fortress city of Oran in the Ottoman protectorate of Algiers. The size of the forces caused concern...
...Official letter announcing a naval alliance between Trieste and Naples for an expedition to counter the threat of Algerian and Russian corsairs infesting the coast around Trieste...
...Report of an action taken by the French under the authority of Louis XIV to combat the pirates threatening the trade of their merchants in Marseilles. This marked the beginning of a change of policy by the French who had allied themselves...
...Beginning with an honorific description of Portuguese naval courage in combating the threat of the Barbary pirates, this report proceeds to relate an action undertaken by four Neapolitan ships commanded by a Portuguese in an encounter...
...Notice of an action undertaken by Genoa and Naples as part of a general measure to protect their merchant ships against the activities of Barbary pirates. The report details how, having equipped two warships for coastguard patrol...