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The Resource American naval history, 1607-1865 : overcoming the colonial legacy, Jonathan R. Dull

American naval history, 1607-1865 : overcoming the colonial legacy, Jonathan R. Dull

Label
American naval history, 1607-1865 : overcoming the colonial legacy
Title
American naval history, 1607-1865
Title remainder
overcoming the colonial legacy
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan R. Dull
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For its first eighty-five years, the United States was only a minor naval power. Its fledgling fleet had been virtually annihilated during the War of Independence and was mostly trapped in port by the end of the War of 1812. How this meager presence became the major naval power it remains to this day is the subject of American Naval History, 1607-1865: Overcoming the Colonial Legacy. A wide-ranging yet concise survey of the U.S. Navy from the colonial era through the Civil War, the book draws on American, British, and French history to reveal how navies reflect diplomatic, political
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dull, Jonathan R.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in war, society, and the military
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • United States
  • United States
Label
American naval history, 1607-1865 : overcoming the colonial legacy, Jonathan R. Dull
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-182) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The American colonies and the British Navy, 1607-1775 -- The war against Britain, 1775-1783 -- A new Navy fights France and the Barbary States, 1783-1805 -- A precarious neutrality ends in a second war against Britain, 1805-1815 -- Trade protection and war with Mexico, 1815-1861 -- The Civil Aar, 1861-1865 -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn820326389
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 194 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283687751
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc1043702
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
400025
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820326389
Label
American naval history, 1607-1865 : overcoming the colonial legacy, Jonathan R. Dull
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-182) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The American colonies and the British Navy, 1607-1775 -- The war against Britain, 1775-1783 -- A new Navy fights France and the Barbary States, 1783-1805 -- A precarious neutrality ends in a second war against Britain, 1805-1815 -- Trade protection and war with Mexico, 1815-1861 -- The Civil Aar, 1861-1865 -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn820326389
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 194 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283687751
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc1043702
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
400025
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820326389

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