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USS Philadelphia, a 1240-ton, 36-gun sailing frigate, was the second vessel of the United ... Philadelphia was directed to cruise the Straits and blockade the coast of Tripoli, since in May 1801 the Pasha Yusuf ... During the First Barbary War (1801–1805), Philadelphia cruised off Tripoli until October 31, 1803, while giving ...

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The First Barbary War (1801–1805), also known as the Tripolitanian War and the Barbary .... Efforts by the Americans to float the ship while under fire from shore batteries and Tripolitan Naval units failed. The ship, her captain, William ...

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The United States fought two separate wars with Tripoli (1801–1805) and Algiers ... Moroccan Sultan Sidi Muhammad had seized a U.S. merchant ship in 1784 ...

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Together, the Barbary States controlled North Africa from the southern shore of the ... In October of 1784, Moroccan pirates seized the American merchant ship ...

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Apr 11, 2009 ... We're talking about the Barbary Wars, about 200 years ago, when ... this way at the time: “When they sprang to the deck of an enemy's ship, ...

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Each American ship had a crew of twenty-one. O'Bryen soon became the spokesman for the hostages, and he periodically appealed to his government for  ...

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Sep 14, 2008 ... ... windward And a lofty ship to lee, A sailing down all on The coasts of High Barbary ... The ship it was their coffin And their grave it was the sea.
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Sep 9, 2011 ... Jefferson and the Barbary Pirates - Past is Present (2009) ... Jefferson ordered America's first marines to the shores of Tripoli to fight the Barbary Pirates. ... In Search Of History - Pirates Of The Barbary Coast (History Channel ...

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The Barbary challenge to American merchant shipping sparked a great deal .... soundly defeated the Tripolitan ship Tripoli off the coast of Malta on August 1.22.