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A history of the United States Navy from 1775 to 1901

by Edgar Stanton Maclay

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Published by Appleton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Navy -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith technical revision by Roy Campbell Smith.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 vol.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14013383M

    Read this book on Questia. Subjects: United States. Navy--History; United States--History--Colonial Period, Ca. Military History and Museums Military History. The United States armed forces date to , when America needed a defense force to protect the original 13 colonies from a British invasion. Today, there are five branches: The United States Army is the oldest (established J ) and largest of the five branches. Soldiers are responsible for performing land-based military operations.

    The flag of the United States during the American Revolution. The history of the United States is what happened in the past in the United States, a country in North America.. Native Americans lived in the Americas for thousands of years. English people in went to the place now called Jamestown, European settlers went to the colonies, mostly from England and later Great Britain. A statistical history of the United States Navy up to the year The book is sub-titled: “From the Most Reliable Sources, under the Authority of the Navy Department. To which is added a List of Private Armed Vessels, fitted out under the American Flag, previous and subsequent to the Revolutionary War, with their Services and Fate; also a List of the Revenue and Coast Survey Vessels, and.

    The first USS Cabot of the United States was a gun brig, one of the first ships of the Continental Navy, and the first to be captured in the Revolutionary War. The brig was purchased in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, during November , outfitted there by Wharton and Humphreys, and placed under the command of Captain J. B. Hopkins. A Brief History of the U.S. Navy The History of the United States Navy is very rich and storied. The Navy began with its inception in , during the Revolutionary War. It began with the Continental Navy and was disbanded for a very short time after the Revolution. With the creation of the United States Constitution and adopted in , the.


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