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The Naval History Of The United States V2

Willis J. Abbot

The Naval History of the United States V2 is a comprehensive book written by Willis J. Abbot that delves into the history of the United States Navy from its inception to the early 20th century. The book is divided into several sections, each covering a different period in the history of the Navy.The first section of the book covers the early years of the Navy, from its establishment in 1775 to the end of the War of 1812. Abbot provides a detailed account of the Navy's role in the American Revolution and its growth during the early years of the nation.The second section of the book covers the period from the end of the War of 1812 to the beginning of the Civil War. Abbot discusses the Navy's efforts to combat piracy in the Mediterranean and its role in the Mexican-American War.The third section of the book covers the Civil War and the Navy's role in the conflict. Abbot provides a detailed account of the Navy's efforts to blockade Confederate ports and its role in the Battle of Mobile Bay.The final section of the book covers the period from the end of the Civil War to the early 20th century. Abbot discusses the Navy's efforts to modernize and expand its fleet, including the development of new technologies such as steam power and ironclad ships.Overall, The Naval History of the United States V2 is a comprehensive and detailed account of the history of the United States Navy. It provides readers with a thorough understanding of the Navy's role in American history and its evolution over time.In Two Volumes.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 15th, 2006
  • Pages: 536
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 1.19in - 1.71lb
  • EAN: 9781428604162
  • Categories: GeneralMilitary - GeneralEssays