Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 8 of 8 on ... felt confident that Mr. Brown would do his utmost to perform the duty required....  
" ... felt confident that Mr. Brown would do his utmost to perform the duty required of him, but as the nights were very short it was evident that if we failed to get the steamer underway, after waiting to get up steam, we could not get clear of the forts... "
Maryland Historical Magazine - Page 50
edited by - 1915
Full view - About this book

Southern historical society papers

R. A. Brock - 1895
...did the fair city of Portland dream of the excitement and commotion in store for it the next day. He explained to his men what he expected to do after...failed to get the steamer under way, after waiting to gel up steam, they could not get clear of the forts at the entrance of the harbor without being discovered....
Full view - About this book

Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion

United States - 1895
...the shipping. I explained to my officers what I expected to do after dark. My engineer, Mr. Brown, expressed his doubts as to his ability to start the...captured without the assistance of another engineer. 1 felt confident that Mr. Brown would do his utmost to perform the duty required of him, but as the...
Full view - About this book

Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion

United States - 1895
...the shipping. I explained to my officers what I expected to do after dark. My engineer, Mr. Brown, expressed his doubts as to his ability to start the engines of the steamer projMxsed to be captured without the assist aiice of another engineer. I felt confident that Mr. Brown...
Full view - About this book

United States Naval Institute Proceedings, Volume 24

Naval art and science - 1898
...in and seize both. He entered the harbor unchallenged at sunset June 26th. His engineer expressing doubts as to his ability to start the engines of the steamer, and the enterprise demanding successful results before daylight, he abandoned the notion of taking...
Full view - About this book

Sea Wolf of the Confederacy: The Daring Civil War Raids of Naval Lt. Charles ...

David W. Shaw - History - 2004 - 256 pages
...twenty-three years of life. Patience and a continuation of his good luck . . . My engineer, Mr. Brown, expressed his doubts as to his ability to start the...captured without the assistance of another engineer. I felt confident that Mr. Brown would do his utmost to perform the duty required of him, but as the...
Limited preview - About this book

Correspondence Concerning Claims Against Great Britain: Supplementary. Most ...

United States. Dept. of State - Alabama claims - 1871
...the shipping. I explained to my officers what I expected to do after dark, lily engineer, Mr. Browne, expressed his doubts as to his ability to start the...captured, without the assistance of another engineer. I i'elt confident that Mr. Browne would do his utmost to perform the duty required of him, but as the...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF