White slaves, Muslim pirates

A dramatic encounter between Christian and Muslim cultures. Sailors knew the risk: captivation by pirates and becoming a slave in North Africa. From 1500 to 1830 one million European seamen and passengers were captured by Muslim pirates in the Mediterranean and the Atlantic. The greatest threat came...

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Other Authors: Bendtsen, Jacob, Jessen, Lisbeth
Format: Electronic Video
Published: Copenhagen : Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2010.
Online Access:Available via Alexander Street Press
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