John Paul Jones: fighting sailor

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Random House, 1953 - Biography & Autobiography - 180 pages
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The story of John Paul Jones, star of the American colonies' infant navy in the American Revolution - a star whoses rise and fall was meteoric. Scottish born, with a heritage of hate towards England, John took his training in British ships, but was forced by a mutiny to flee from Tobago, and seek hostage under a new name, in Virginia.

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A Prophecy and a Challenge
A Man Named Jones
The Fight Begins

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Highlights of Lou Diamond Phillips's film credits include "Courage Under Fire, "Young Guns II, "Stand and Deliver, and "La Bamba. An accomplished stage actor, he starred in the critically acclaimed Broadway revival of "The King and I.

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