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The Frigate Constitution : The Central Figure of the Navy Under Sail

By: Hollis, Ira N.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1900

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 081259

Condition: Very Good Ex-Library


Maroon boards with bright gilt lettering and front illustration. Gilt top edge. Edges worn, corners and front edges bumped. Front hinge exposed. Partially torn FFEP pasted over library bookplate on front pastedown. 1/4" brown stain pages 90 - 99. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated View more info

OLD IRONSIDES : AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF USS CONSTITUTION

By: Horgan, Thomas P.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Dublin, Yankee Books: 1986

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 000341I

ISBN: 0911658106

Condition: Very Good


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The Golden Rock: An Episode of the American War of Independence 1775-1783

By: Hurst, Ronald

Price: $13.05

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A., Naval Inst Press: 1996

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 025261

ISBN: 1557503389

Condition: New


The story of a coveted Dutch West Indian island that was seized by the British then by the French during the Revolutionary War. View more info

TATTERED ENSIGN

By: Jennings, John

Price: $9.45

Publisher: Thomas Crowell New York 1966: 1966

Seller ID: 006331I


1st edition. Hardbound Fair at best. Ex-Lib. Reading copy only. View more info

FIELDS OF BATTLE, The Wars for North America

By: Keegan, John

Price: $12.15

Publisher: Knopf New York 1996: 1996

Seller ID: 007641I


1st U.S. Ed Hardbound VG in Chpped DJ b&w photo illus Remainder dot View more info

BETWEEN TWO SEAS, The Creation of the Suez Canal

By: Kinross, Lord

Price: $25.20

Publisher: Morrow New York 1969: 1969

Seller ID: 007306I


Hardbound VG/VG B&W photos. Prior owner's inscript. on ffep. View more info

The Story of Old Ironsides

By: Knipe, Emilie Benson and Alden Arthur Knipe, Illustrated by Color Illus

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York: Dodd, Mead,: 1931

Seller ID: 001146

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial front cover. View more info

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The Wars of America: A New and Updated Edition: Volume One: From 1600 to 1900

By: Leckie, Robert

Price: $3.15

Publisher: U.S.A., Harper Perennial: 1993

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 068266

ISBN: 0060924098

Condition: Near Fine


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The Life of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry. In 2 Volumes

By: Mackenzie, Alex. Slidell USN

Price: $25.20

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers:

Edition: Fifth

Seller ID: 081249

Condition: Very Good


Edges a bit worn, corners bumped. Binding tight, pages unmrked. View more info

Warships of the Great Lakes 1754-1834

By: Malcomson, Robert

Price: $10.80

Publisher: London, Caxton Editions: 2003

Seller ID: 082840

ISBN: 1840675357

Condition: Near Fine


Small erasure smudge top front corner ffep. View more info

Remember the Maine

By: Mason, Gregory

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt: 1939

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 083001

Condition: Very Good Ex-Library


Library sticker at tail of book and jacket, pencil notations and stamp title page. No other library marks. View more info

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A Hanging Offense : The Strange Affair of the Warship Somers

By: Melton, Buckner F., Jr.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster: 2003

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 022235

ISBN: 0-7432-3283-6

Condition: As New


"Mutiny on the Bounty" is one of history's greatest naval stories -- yet few know the similar tale from America's own fledgling navy in the dying days of the Age of Sail, a tale of mutiny and death at sea on an American warship. In 1842, the brig-of-war "Somers" set out on a training cruise for apprentice seamen, commanded by rising star Alexander Mackenzie. "Somers" was crammed with teenagers. Among them was Acting Midshipman Philip Spencer, a disturbed youth and a... View more info

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A Hanging Offense : The Strange Affair of the Warship Somers

By: Melton, Buckner F., Jr.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster: 2003

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 061453

ISBN: 0-7432-3283-6

Condition: As New


"Mutiny on the Bounty" is one of history's greatest naval stories -- yet few know the similar tale from America's own fledgling navy in the dying days of the Age of Sail, a tale of mutiny and death at sea on an American warship. In 1842, the brig-of-war "Somers" set out on a training cruise for apprentice seamen, commanded by rising star Alexander Mackenzie. "Somers" was crammed with teenagers. Among them was Acting Midshipman Philip Spencer, a disturbed youth and a... View more info

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A Hanging Offense : The Strange Affair of the Warship Somers

By: Melton, Buckner F., Jr.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster: 2003

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 069845

ISBN: 0-7432-3283-6

Condition: Near Fine


"Mutiny on the Bounty" is one of history's greatest naval stories -- yet few know the similar tale from America's own fledgling navy in the dying days of the Age of Sail, a tale of mutiny and death at sea on an American warship. In 1842, the brig-of-war "Somers" set out on a training cruise for apprentice seamen, commanded by rising star Alexander Mackenzie. "Somers" was crammed with teenagers. Among them was Acting Midshipman Philip Spencer, a disturbed youth and a... View more info

Journal of Hezekiah Loomis Ateward on the U. S. Brig "Vixen", Captain John Smith, U.S.N. War with Tripoli 1804

By: Middlebrook, Louis F. (Editor)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Salem, MA, The Essex Institute: 1928

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 080703

Condition: Fine


Tissue guard wrapper torn and worn has done it's job of keeping unmarked book in fine condition. View more info

Captains to the Northward The New England Captains in the Continental Navy

By: Morgan, William J.

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Barre, Massachusetts, Barre Gazette: 1959

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 080630

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket lightly worn at edges, rear shows wear marks. View more info

Captains to the Northward The New England Captains in the Continental Navy

By: Morgan, William J.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Barre, Massachusetts, Barre Gazette: 1959

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 074728

Condition: Very Good


Board edges worn. Jacket edges worn and chipped, with 5" x 1 1/2" (at deepest) wraparound chunk missing from head of spine past mid-rear. Price-clipped. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated. View more info

Sam Noble, Able Seaman : An Autobiography : 'Tween Decks in the (Eighteen) 'Seventies

By: Noble, Sam

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New Haven, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1926

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 023274(S)

Condition: Good Plus


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Sam Noble, Able Seaman : An Autobiography : 'Tween Decks in the (Eighteen) 'Seventies

By: Noble, Sam

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New Haven, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1926

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 050729

Condition: Very Good


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NAVIES OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

By: Preston, Antony, David Lyon and John H. Batchelor, Illustrated by Black & White & Color Photographs

Price: $5.85

Publisher: New Jersey, Prentice-Hall: 1975

Seller ID: 061331

ISBN: 0136107745

Condition: Very Good


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