Salé

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, Zaouias (Zawiyya) leaders and refractory tribes ; they lost gradually the control over the territories that remained under their rule until 1659, when they disappeared from the Moroccan political and military scenes. During the 16th century Valencia lost its status as a preeminent commercial center of Europe to the rapidly developing cities of Northern and Central Europe. Within Spain, the Atlantic trade favored the cities of Andalusia such as Cádiz. This was largely due to diminishing


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to Guinea, when they were attacked by seven ships of the English pirate Peter Easton. Tromp's father was slain by a cannonball. According to legend the 12-year old boy rallied the crew of the ship with the cry "Won't you avenge my father's death?" But the pirates seized him and sold him on the slave market of Salé. Two years later however, Easton, moved by pity, ordered his redemption. Set free, he supported his mother and three sisters by working in a Rotterdam shipyard


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website footnotes '''Salé''' ( ''Sala'', Berber (Berber languages) ⵙⵍⴰ ''Sla'') is a city in north-western Morocco, on the right bank of the Bou Regreg river, opposite the national capital Rabat, for which it serves as a commuter town. Founded in antiquity as a Phoenician (Phoenicians) colony (Phoenician colonies), it became a haven for pirates as an independent republic (Republic of Salé) before being incorporated

for Moriscos-turned-Barbary pirates. Salé pirates (the well-known "Salé Rovers") roamed the seas as far as the shores of the Americas, bringing back loot and slaves. They formed the Republic of Salé. There is an American family, van Salee, descended from a Dutch Salé Rover, Jan Janszoon. The city of Salé was bombarded by the French Admiral Isaac de Razilly on 20 July 1629 with a fleet composed of the ships ''Licorne

with helicopters flying down the coastline. The character Robinson Crusoe, in Daniel Defoe's novel by the same name, spends time in captivity of the local pirates, the Salé Rovers, and at last sails off to liberty from the mouth of the Salé river. Notable residents *Houcine Slaoui, musician *Abdellah Taϊa (Abdellah Taia), writer Partner cities * Sochi, Russia See also * Bouknadel


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vessel from London and Bristol to ports in Italy and Spain. By 1686 he was a "tough merchant seaman" and the owner and commander of a frigate named the ''Benbow'', trading with the Levant. In May 1687 he commanded a merchant vessel, the ''Malaga Merchant'', ref name "


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'', ''Saint-Louis'', ''Griffon'', ''Catherine'', ''Hambourg'', ''Sainte-Anne'', ''Saint-Jean''. He bombarded the city and destroyed 3 corsair ships. ''E.J. Brill's first encyclopaedia of Islam, 1913-1936, Volume 9'' by Martijn Theodoor Houtsma p.549 20th-century socio-political development Salé acquired its title of nobility during the French occupation. During


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vessel from London and Bristol to ports in Italy and Spain. By 1686 he was a "tough merchant seaman" and the owner and commander of a frigate named the ''Benbow'', trading with the Levant. In May 1687 he commanded a merchant vessel, the ''Malaga Merchant'', ref name "


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such as international call centres, electronics and recently In popular culture The film ''Black Hawk Down (Black Hawk Down (film))'' was partially filmed in Salé, in particular the wide angle aerial shots


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in the cities of Rabat and Salé in Morocco; the Task Force Ranger base sequences were filmed at Kénitra. These and similar innovations caused great dissension in various communities. In Moravia the excitement reached such a pitch that the government had


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; activists and leaders. Salé has also been deemed to have been the stronghold of the Moroccan left for many decades, where many leaders have resided. Culture Salé has played a rich and important part in Moroccan history. The first demonstrations for independence against the French (France), for example, sparked off in Salé. A good number of government officials, decision makers and royal advisers of Morocco were born in Salé. Salé people, the Slawis, have always had a "tribal"


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skull-cap (Kufi), "coated with varnish and set in silver" and bearing the inscription "First adventure of Captain John Benbow, and gift to Richard Ridley, 1687" is referred to in 1844 by Charles Dickens in ''Bentley's Miscellany'' where he speaks of Shrewsbury's history,

Salé

'''Salé''' ( ''Sala'', Berber (Berber languages) ⵙⵍⴰ ''Sla'') is a city in north-western Morocco, on the right bank of the Bou Regreg river, opposite the national capital Rabat, for which it serves as a commuter town. Founded in antiquity as a Phoenician (Phoenicians) colony (Phoenician colonies), it became a haven for pirates as an independent republic (Republic of Salé) before being incorporated into Alaouite (Alaouite dynasty) Morocco.

The city's name is sometimes transliterated as '''Salli''' or '''Sallee'''. The National Route 6 (National Route 6 (Morocco)) connects it to Fes and Meknes in the east. Its population is approximately 800,000. Salé Location information.

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