This is a lively and authoritative account of the United States Navy from Independence through the war of 1812. The author fuses political and naval history, and also deals with the often-neglected human aspects of life aboard ship.

Jack Tars and Commodores: The American Navy 1783–1815

Author: William M. Fowler, Jr

Title: Jack Tars and Commodores: The American Navy 1783–1815

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First Published by: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

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Format: HC

Date: July 1984

ISBN-10: 0395353149

ISBN-13: 9780395353141

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