The End of Barbary Terror: America's 1815 War Against the Pirates of North America.
In the early 19th century, to be at sea was to be at risk of encounters with pirates from the region of Algiers. The infant American Navy and the new country it represented had to meet this challenge. The story told here is both personal and epic, mundane and heroic. OUP, 2006. Paper. NEW. $10.00