Broadsides: The Age of Fighting Sail, 1775-1815

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Book Sales, Incorporated, 2005 - History - 388 pages
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"Roosevelt is brought to life once again in a clear, concise, and well-documented story from beginning to end . . . it is a pleasure."?Washington Post Book World

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User Review  - ShaneTierney - LibraryThing

Worthwhile overview. Can't rave about it; didn't hate it. A little more depth on the French and Spanish navies was in order. Owe to this book the discovery of Thomas Cochrane--may have subconsciously factored an extra half star just for that. Read full review

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User Review  - gmillar - LibraryThing

Subtitled: "The Age of Fighting Sail 1775-1815", the book is a bit laborious. After reading Nathan's biography of Theodore Roosevelt, I expected something really special. That book gripped me, this ... Read full review

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