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Battle of Derna
1805 - Battle of Derna


It was the First Barbary War that had been fought by sea and the United States had to figure out a way to end it on land, finally deciding to cross five hundred miles of desert and attack Derna on their way to Tripoli.

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    Battle of Lake Erie
    1817 - Rush Bagot Treaty and the Great Lakes


    It was time to end the possibilities that another War of 1812 could break out along the border with Canada, so an additional treaty was signed limiting the amount of armaments of the United States and Great Britain that could ply the waters of the Great Lakes.

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