This biography scrutinizes Barney's colorful life and critically analyzes events that forged his character. Although largely forgotten, he was one of the most clever, competent officers of the American sailing navy." "Based on primary and secondary sources, this work contains many of Barney's quotes as well as some insightful contemporaneous verse that describes the changing fortunes of his life. Barney's close association with the American flag is chronicled here as well. Joshua Barney: Hero of the Revolution and 1812

Author: Louis Arthur Norton

Title: Joshua Barney: Hero of the Revolution and 1812

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First Published by: Naval Institute Press

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Format: HC

Date: February 2001

ISBN-10: 1557504903

ISBN-13: 9781557504906

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