The ship anchored near the shore, where barbarians in ill-fitting clothing made of animal skins awaited them.
Smiling, he anchored it with the magnet.
The British admiral had barely anchored at Zante before he was informed that the sultan's forces were putting to sea.
A French officer in the Egyptian service, of the name of Letellier, had anchored the vessels of Ibrahim and the Turkish admiral in a horseshoe formation, of which the points touched the entrance to the bay, and there were forts on the lands at both sides of the entry.
As the fire delivered under weigh was not effective, the offshore squadron anchored at about 10.30 A.M., and succeeded in silencing Fort Ras-el-Tmn.