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The Resource Warship under sail : the USS Decatur in the Pacific West, Lorraine McConaghy

Warship under sail : the USS Decatur in the Pacific West, Lorraine McConaghy

Label
Warship under sail : the USS Decatur in the Pacific West
Title
Warship under sail
Title remainder
the USS Decatur in the Pacific West
Statement of responsibility
Lorraine McConaghy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A social history of the nineteenth-century sloop of war "Decatur," that illuminates American expansionism in the antebellum Pacific Northwest
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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McConaghy, Lorraine
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Center for the Study of the Pacific Northwest
Series statement
The Emil and Kathleen Sick lecture-book series in Western history and biography
Series volume
15th bk
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Decatur (Sloop of war)
  • United States
  • Decatur (Sloop of war)
  • United States
  • Northwest, Pacific
  • Pacific Area
  • Pacific Coast (Latin America)
  • United States
  • Seafaring life
  • Seafaring life
  • Seafaring life
  • Seafaring life
  • Territorial expansion
  • Latin America
  • Pacific Area
  • Pacific Northwest
  • United States
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Marine & Naval
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Military Science
  • HISTORY / Military / Naval
Label
Warship under sail : the USS Decatur in the Pacific West, Lorraine McConaghy
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Young America on the Pacific : "The sailor of manifest destiny views" -- The Decatur in the old Navy : "To command our own seas and coasts" -- Boston : getting under way -- Episode 1: Through the Strait of Magellan : "Off to Californio!" -- Episode 2: Seattle : "Down came the Indians, like so many demons" -- San Francisco : "This reckless life" -- Episode 3: Nicaragua : "Seeing the elephant" -- Episode 4: Panama : "All the subtle demonisms of life and thought" -- The Civil War and beyond
Control code
on1084268797
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 381 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780295800431
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvct32px
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1084268797
Label
Warship under sail : the USS Decatur in the Pacific West, Lorraine McConaghy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Young America on the Pacific : "The sailor of manifest destiny views" -- The Decatur in the old Navy : "To command our own seas and coasts" -- Boston : getting under way -- Episode 1: Through the Strait of Magellan : "Off to Californio!" -- Episode 2: Seattle : "Down came the Indians, like so many demons" -- San Francisco : "This reckless life" -- Episode 3: Nicaragua : "Seeing the elephant" -- Episode 4: Panama : "All the subtle demonisms of life and thought" -- The Civil War and beyond
Control code
on1084268797
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 381 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780295800431
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvct32px
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1084268797

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