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The Coast Guard under sail : the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service, 1789-1865

Author: Irving H King
Publisher: Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first comprehensive account of the US Coast Guard from its birth to its emergence from the Civil War. It shows how the service combined a spirit of enterprise with acknowledgment of individual  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
King, Irving H.
Coast Guard under sail.
Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©1989
(OCoLC)645300711
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irving H King
ISBN: 0870212346 9780870212345
OCLC Number: 19981299
Notes: Sequel to: George Washington's Coast Guard.
Description: x, 233 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Launching the Revenue Cutter Service --
Getting under way --
Jefferson and the embargo --
The War of 1812 --
Fighting piracy --
Winter cruising --
The Morris class of cutters --
The second Seminole war --
The reforms of Alexander Fraser --
The Mexican War and the expansion to the Pacific --
Origins of the Civil War --
The Civil War.
Responsibility: Irving H. King.

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