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A Contribution to the Bibliography of the History of the United States Navy
Charles Thomas Harbeck
No preview available - 1970
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Page 18 - DAVIS, PARIS M. An authentic History of the late War between the United States and Great Britain, with a full account of every battle by sea and land ; the mafsacre at the River Raisin ; the destruction of the City of Washington ; the treaty of peace in 1815.
Page 43 - An act recognizing the existence of war between the United States and the Confederate States and concerning letters of marque, prizes, and prize goods," a copy of which is herein annexed, will be kept constantly in your view.
Page 178 - An act to reorganize and increase the efficiency of the personnel of the Navy and Marine Corps of the United States...
Page 32 - A Collection of Sundry Publications and Other Documents, in Relation to the Attack made during the Late War upon the Private armed Brig, General Armstrong...
Page 10 - Extracts from the Journals of Congress relative to the Capture and Condemnation of Prizes, and the fitting out Privateers, together with the Rules and Regulations of the Navy, and Instructions to the Commanders of Private Ships of War.
Page 9 - A Detail of some Particular Services performed in America during the years 1776, 1777, 1778 and 1779. Compiled from Journals and Original Papers. Supposed to be Chiefly Taken from the Journal kept on board of the Ship Rainbow, commanded by Sir George Collier...
Page 16 - The Naval Monument, containing Official and Other Accounts of All the Battles fought between the Navies of the United States and Great Britain during the late War; and an Account of the AVar with Algiers, to which is annexed a Naval Register of the United States.
Page 9 - THE SIEGE OF PENOBSCOT BY the Rebels ; Containing a journal of the Proceedings of His Majesty's Forces detached from the 74th and...
Page 37 - Containing An Abstract of all the Returns made to him by the Collectors for the different ports in the United States, Pursuant to the Act for the relief and protection of American Seamen, Also, extracts from the communications received from the Agents in foreign countries for the relief of American Seamen.
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Harbeck, Charles C. A Contribution to the Bibliography of the History of the United States Navy. NY. (1970). "Haskell." Haskell, Daniel C. The United State ...