Recounts a glorious triumph of Yankee determination as a tiny Connecticut seaport held the British navy at bay for four days. Also delves into the mystery of why the British wanted the place and how they managed to fail.

The Battle of Stonington: Torpedoes, Submarines, and Rockets in the War of 1812

Author: James Tertius de Kay

Title: The Battle of Stonington: Torpedoes, Submarines, and Rockets in the War of 1812

Series: n/a

First Published by: Naval Institute Press

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Format: HC

Date: 1990

ISBN-10: 0870212796

ISBN-13: 9780870212796

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