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Krafft, C. de (fl. 1804) A View of Tripoli in Barbary

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07828 Author/Creator: Krafft, C. de (fl. 1804) Place Written: Tripoli Type: Map Date: 1804/09/28 Pagination: 3 sheets 53 x 104 cm

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Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: AfricaBarbary CoastBarbary PiratesBarbary WarsGlobal History and CivicsForeign Affairs

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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