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Sailing warships of the US Navy

Author: Donald L Canney
Publisher: Annapolis, MD : Naval Institute Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald L Canney
ISBN: 1557509905 9781557509901
OCLC Number: 49323919
Description: 224 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: Preface and Acknowledgements (starting p. 7) --
Introduction (starting p. 10) --
Ch. 1 Navy-built Ships of the American Revolution (starting p. 12) --
Ch. 2 The Frigates Constitution, United States, President, Constellation, Congress, Chesapeake (starting p. 23) --
Ch. 3 Subscription, Navy-built and Captured Frigates, 1798-1815 (starting p. 49) --
Ch. 4 The 'Gradual Increase' Frigates, 1816-1861 (starting p. 64) --
Ch. 5 The Ships of the Line (starting p. 87) --
Ch. 6 The Sloops of War, 1798-1831 (starting p. 114) --
Ch. 7 American Sloops of War, 1837-1855 (starting p. 140) --
Ch. 8 Brigs and Schooners, 1798-1843 (starting p. 166) --
Ch. 9 Vessels on the Northern Lakes (starting p. 189) --
App. A Galleys (starting p. 195) --
App. B The Jefferson Gunboats (starting p. 196) --
App. C Revenue Cutters (starting p. 197) --
App. D Ship Construction, Dimensions and Service (starting p. 198) --
App. E Dimensions and Sizes of Materials for Building a Frigate of Forty-four Guns (starting p. 204) --
Notes (starting p. 209) --
Bibliography (starting p. 218) --
Index (starting p. 221)
Responsibility: Donald L. Canney.
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