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This is complete madness! We need to get our sailors back!
The British hijacked ships full of american sailors to capture them and use them to fight against the French fleet.
There were many american sailors that were held on the British ships. Their hand were tied up and a British soldier with a gun escorted them to the ship
Thomas Jefferson had to think of a way to stop the sailors getting hijacked so he came up with the Embargo Act which prohibited the sailors to trade in foreign parts.
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