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Author Volo, James M., 1947-

Title Blue water patriots : the American Revolution afloat / James M. Volo.

Imprint Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2006.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    973.35 VOL    Available
Description iv, 309 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-298) and index.
Contents The enforcement crisis -- The rebels under sail -- Naval administration -- The art of war at sea -- Sea officers -- The Continental Navy -- Warships -- Cannon and powder -- George Washington's private navy -- The invasion of New York -- Whaleboat warriors and bateaux battalions -- Invoking Poseidon -- The French alliance -- Prisoners of war.
Subject United States. Continental Navy -- History.
Great Britain. Royal Navy -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Naval operations.
ISBN 0275989070 (alk. paper)
9780275989071 (alk. paper)
9780742561205(pbk: alk. paper) : $16.95
0742561208(pbk: alk. paper)

 
    
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