Ready to hazard: a biography of Commodore William Bainbridge, 1774-1833

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University Press of New England, Apr 1, 1981 - Biography & Autobiography - 359 pages
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Contents

The QuasiWar with France
23
To Algiers and Constantinople in the USS George
40
Mediterranean Cruising and Disaster off Tripoli
59
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About the author (1981)

DAVID F. LONG, retired after 45 years as Professor of History at the University of New Hampshire, has written a number of diplomatic and U.S. naval works, including Gold Braid and Foreign Relations: Diplomatic Activities of U.S. Naval Officers, 1798-1883, and such naval biographies as Nothing Too Daring...David Porter, 1780-1843; Ready to Hazard... William Bainbridge, 1774-1833; and Sailor-Diplomat... James Biddle, 1783-1848, as well as edited A Documentary History of U.S. Foreign Relations.

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