The Boys of 1812 and Other Naval Heroes by James Russell Soley

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Author Soley, James Russell, 1850-1911
LoC No. 02007193
Title The Boys of 1812 and Other Naval Heroes
Contents The beginnings of the Navy -- Biddle and the "Randolph" -- War on the enemy's coast -- Paul Jones's cruises -- Barry and Barney -- Hostilities with France -- Tripoli -- Impressment -- The War of 1812 -- The "Constitution" and the "Guerrière" -- The first sloop action -- Decatur and Bainbridge -- Captain James Lawrence -- The cruise of the "Essex" -- Perry and Lake Erie -- The sloop actions -- Macdonough and Lake Champlain -- Stewart and "Old Ironsides" -- The War with Algiers -- The War with Mexico.
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Language English
LoC Class E151: History: America: United States
Subject United States. Navy -- History
Subject United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Naval operations
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EBook-No. 41396
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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