The Resource An authentic narrative of the loss of the American brig Commerce, wrecked on the western coast of Africa, in the month of August, 1815, with an account of the sufferings of the surviving officers and crew, who were enslaved by the wandering Arabs, on the African desart, or Zahahrah; and observations historical, geographical, &c. made during the travels of the author, while a slave to the Arabs, and in the empire of Morocco...Preceded by a brief sketch of the author's life; and containing a description of the famous city Tombuctoo, and of another larger city...called Wassanah, narrated to the author at Mogadore, by Sidi Hamet, the Arabian merchant

An authentic narrative of the loss of the American brig Commerce, wrecked on the western coast of Africa, in the month of August, 1815, with an account of the sufferings of the surviving officers and crew, who were enslaved by the wandering Arabs, on the African desart, or Zahahrah; and observations historical, geographical, &c. made during the travels of the author, while a slave to the Arabs, and in the empire of Morocco...Preceded by a brief sketch of the author's life; and containing a description of the famous city Tombuctoo, and of another larger city...called Wassanah, narrated to the author at Mogadore, by Sidi Hamet, the Arabian merchant

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An authentic narrative of the loss of the American brig Commerce, wrecked on the western coast of Africa, in the month of August, 1815, with an account of the sufferings of the surviving officers and crew, who were enslaved by the wandering Arabs, on the African desart, or Zahahrah; and observations historical, geographical, &c. made during the travels of the author, while a slave to the Arabs, and in the empire of Morocco...Preceded by a brief sketch of the author's life; and containing a description of the famous city Tombuctoo, and of another larger city...called Wassanah, narrated to the author at Mogadore, by Sidi Hamet, the Arabian merchant
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An authentic narrative of the loss of the American brig Commerce, wrecked on the western coast of Africa, in the month of August, 1815, with an account of the sufferings of the surviving officers and crew, who were enslaved by the wandering Arabs, on the African desart, or Zahahrah; and observations historical, geographical, &c. made during the travels of the author, while a slave to the Arabs, and in the empire of Morocco...Preceded by a brief sketch of the author's life; and containing a description of the famous city Tombuctoo, and of another larger city...called Wassanah, narrated to the author at Mogadore, by Sidi Hamet, the Arabian merchant
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Subject
Language
eng
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1777-1840
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Riley, James
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Africa, North
  • Sahara
  • Commerce (Brig)
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An authentic narrative of the loss of the American brig Commerce, wrecked on the western coast of Africa, in the month of August, 1815, with an account of the sufferings of the surviving officers and crew, who were enslaved by the wandering Arabs, on the African desart, or Zahahrah; and observations historical, geographical, &c. made during the travels of the author, while a slave to the Arabs, and in the empire of Morocco...Preceded by a brief sketch of the author's life; and containing a description of the famous city Tombuctoo, and of another larger city...called Wassanah, narrated to the author at Mogadore, by Sidi Hamet, the Arabian merchant
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Control code
17542217
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
rev., and his life continued, by the author, in January, 1828.
Extent
xiv, [15]-271 pages
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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n
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An authentic narrative of the loss of the American brig Commerce, wrecked on the western coast of Africa, in the month of August, 1815, with an account of the sufferings of the surviving officers and crew, who were enslaved by the wandering Arabs, on the African desart, or Zahahrah; and observations historical, geographical, &c. made during the travels of the author, while a slave to the Arabs, and in the empire of Morocco...Preceded by a brief sketch of the author's life; and containing a description of the famous city Tombuctoo, and of another larger city...called Wassanah, narrated to the author at Mogadore, by Sidi Hamet, the Arabian merchant
Publication
Note
DeweyNonstandard MARC
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17542217
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
rev., and his life continued, by the author, in January, 1828.
Extent
xiv, [15]-271 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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