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The Resource John Paul Jones, : a sailor's biography., With charts and diagrs. by Erwin Raisz and with photos

John Paul Jones, : a sailor's biography., With charts and diagrs. by Erwin Raisz and with photos

Label
John Paul Jones, : a sailor's biography.
Title
John Paul Jones,
Title remainder
a sailor's biography.
Statement of responsibility
With charts and diagrs. by Erwin Raisz and with photos
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biography of John Paul Jones, sea captain in the American Revolution
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1887-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morison, Samuel Eliot
Dewey number
923.573
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
E207.J7
LC item number
M6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
An Atlantic Monthly Press book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jones, John Paul
  • United States
  • Jones, John Paul
  • Jones, John Paul
  • United States
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • Jones, John Paul
  • United States
  • United States
  • Sailors
  • Sailors
  • United States
Label
John Paul Jones, : a sailor's biography., With charts and diagrs. by Erwin Raisz and with photos
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-443)
  • Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The barefoot boy of Arbigland, 1747-1760. -- Apprentice seaman to naval lieutenant, 1760-1775. -- Earliest service in the Continental Navy, December 1775-April 1776. -- First independent commands, May-December 1776. -- Promotion and the new Navy, December 1776-June 1777. -- Ranger and her maiden voyage, July-December 1777. -- From the Loire to the Solway, December 1777- April 1778. -- The raid on St. Mary's Isle, 23 April 1778. -- Drake captured and cruise ends, April-May 1778. -- In irons, May 1778-February 1779. -- The Bonhomme Richard squadron, November 1778-August 1779. -- A mad cruise, August-September 1779. -- The Battle of Flamborough Head, 23 September 1779. -- Aftermath of battle, 25 September-31 December 1779. -- Pinnacle of fame, 1780. -- Alliance and Ariel, June 1780-February 1781. -- America gained and lost, February 1781-November 1783. -- Autumn of the Old Reþþgime, 1783-1788. -- New York and Denmark, 1787-1788. -- Kontradmiral Pavel Ivanovich Jones, 1788-1789. -- The empty wineskin, 1789-1792. -- Appendices: Illegitimate birth ; Alleged Selkirk blood ; Was John Paul Jones ever in the Royal Navy? ; Piracy, smuggling and play-acting ; How did "John Jones" reach Virginia from Tobago? ; Jones and American flag ; Buell's fabrications
Control code
ocm19740190
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
xxii, 453 pages
Lccn
59005285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 9585
  • (OCoLC)19740190
Label
John Paul Jones, : a sailor's biography., With charts and diagrs. by Erwin Raisz and with photos
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-443)
  • Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The barefoot boy of Arbigland, 1747-1760. -- Apprentice seaman to naval lieutenant, 1760-1775. -- Earliest service in the Continental Navy, December 1775-April 1776. -- First independent commands, May-December 1776. -- Promotion and the new Navy, December 1776-June 1777. -- Ranger and her maiden voyage, July-December 1777. -- From the Loire to the Solway, December 1777- April 1778. -- The raid on St. Mary's Isle, 23 April 1778. -- Drake captured and cruise ends, April-May 1778. -- In irons, May 1778-February 1779. -- The Bonhomme Richard squadron, November 1778-August 1779. -- A mad cruise, August-September 1779. -- The Battle of Flamborough Head, 23 September 1779. -- Aftermath of battle, 25 September-31 December 1779. -- Pinnacle of fame, 1780. -- Alliance and Ariel, June 1780-February 1781. -- America gained and lost, February 1781-November 1783. -- Autumn of the Old Reþþgime, 1783-1788. -- New York and Denmark, 1787-1788. -- Kontradmiral Pavel Ivanovich Jones, 1788-1789. -- The empty wineskin, 1789-1792. -- Appendices: Illegitimate birth ; Alleged Selkirk blood ; Was John Paul Jones ever in the Royal Navy? ; Piracy, smuggling and play-acting ; How did "John Jones" reach Virginia from Tobago? ; Jones and American flag ; Buell's fabrications
Control code
ocm19740190
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
xxii, 453 pages
Lccn
59005285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 9585
  • (OCoLC)19740190

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