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Author Zacks, Richard.

Title The pirate coast: [Thomas Jefferson, the first marines, and the secret mission of 1805] [Hoopla electronic resource] / Richard Zacks.

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2005.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (13hr., 30 min.)) : digital.
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Cast Read by Raymond Todd.
Summary In the first U.S. covert mission to overthrow a foreign nation, President Jefferson dispatched an unlikely diplomat, forty-year-old William Eaton, to Tripoli to free three hundred American hostages. Eaton achieved a remarkable victory on "the shores of Tripoli," but for him, the aftermath was not so sweet.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject United States -- History -- Tripolitan War, 1801-1805.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
United States -- History -- Tripolitan War, 1801-1805 -- Underground movements.
United States -- History -- Tripolitan War, 1801-1805 -- Naval operations.
Pirates -- Africa, North -- History -- 19th century. -- Sound recordings.
Eaton, William, 1764-1811.
Added Author Todd, Raymond. Narrator.
hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781483056029 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1483056023 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT10027982
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