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Six frigates : [the epic history of the founding of the U.S. Navy]

Author: Ian W Toll; Stephen Lang
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Audio, ℗2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the origins and early history of the American Navy, discussing the debates by the founding fathers over the need for a permanent military, the decision to construct six heavy frigates, the campaign against Tripoli, and the War of 1812.
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Genre/Form: History
Naval history
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Ian W Toll; Stephen Lang
ISBN: 0743536843 9780743536844
OCLC Number: 73815101
Notes: Abridged.
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Performer(s): Read by Stephen Lang.
Description: 6 audio discs (approximately 7 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Ian W. Toll.

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Describes the origins and early history of the American Navy, discussing the debates by the founding fathers over the need for a permanent military, the decision to construct six heavy frigates, the campaign against Tripoli, and the War of 1812.

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