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Guns for the Saratoga.

Author: Stephen W Meader
Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace [©1955]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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When the war brought orders for the Batsto ironworks in South Jersey, young Gideon Jones and his father did their share making shot and fittings. Then they got an order for nine-pounders for the Saratoga, the Navy's new sloop-of-war. When that order was ready to ship, Gid went with it and signed on as a midshipman on the new ship.
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Genre/Form: Sea stories
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen W Meader
OCLC Number: 1287247
Description: 207 pages illustrations 21 cm
Responsibility: Illustrated by John O'Hara Cosgrave, II.

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When the war brought orders for the Batsto ironworks in South Jersey, young Gideon Jones and his father did their share making shot and fittings. Then they got an order for nine-pounders for the Saratoga, the Navy's new sloop-of-war. When that order was ready to ship, Gid went with it and signed on as a midshipman on the new ship.

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