BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

Authentic account of the desperate engagement between the General Washington, Alexander Boyle, Commander, and two Tripoli pirate-gallies, in the Mediterranean. Also, the cruelty of the pirates, and the sufferings of Captain Boyle and crew, during their captivity in barbary


"Pp[28]-31 contain: Dreadful massacre of Captain Oliver Porter & the crew of the Atahualpa, by the North American Indians in the year 1805." -- Strathern, G. M. , & Edwards, M. H. (1970). Navigations, traffiques & discoveries, 1774-1848: A guide to publications relating to the area now British Columbia. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. 11.

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