Joshua Barney: Hero of the Revolution and 1812

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Naval Institute Press, Jan 1, 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - 227 pages
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The story of the swashbuckling Commodore Barney.
  

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Interesting little book on a rather obscure figure in American naval history. Barney was a teenager when he appeared as naval hero in the American Revolution. He captained small American ships in the ... Read full review

Contents

Molding a Mariner i
1
The Continental Navy
14
Captive and Privateer
35
The HyderAlly
62
End of a First Career
85
Capitaine de Vaisseau du Premier
127
Defense of Tidewater Maryland
168
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Louis Arthur Norton, emeritus professor at the University of Connecticut Health Center in Farmington, has written numerous articles on maritime history.

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