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frigate Constitution

the central figure of the Navy under sail

by Ira N. Hollis

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and Company in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Constitution (Frigate),
    • United States -- History, Naval

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Ira N. Hollis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE182 .H74
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 263, [1] p.
      Number of Pages263
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6911153M
      LC Control Number01029732
      OCLC/WorldCa2350400

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      This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as . - Constitution (Frigate) Notes - Also available in digital form. The books in this collection are in the public domain and are free to use and reuse. Credit Line: Library of Congress.

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Log Book of the U.S. Frigate Constitution Hardcover – January 1, by Honorable J. William Middendorf II (Special Introduction) (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Honorable J.

William Middendorf II (Special Introduction). This item: The Gun Frigate USS Constitution 'Old Ironsides' (Anatomy of The Ship) Hardcover $ Only 1 left in stock - order soon. Ships from and sold by Book Depository US. USS Constitution A Midshipman's Pocket Manual /5(59). The Constitution was one of the first frigates built by the fledgling U.S.

Navy, ordered in as a counter to the Barbary corsairs in the y built but fast, she was rated as a gun ship but mounted thirty pounder cannons.

Her most famous encounter came in when she successfully fought against the HMS Guerriere, earning the Cited by: 1. Frigate USS Constitution. Artist Name: Unknown Illustration Subject: Science & technology Technique: Wood engraving Format: Landscape (wider) Book Title: Nouveau dictionnaire encyclopédique universel illustré Author(s): Trousset, Jules (under the direction of) Publisher:: La Librairie Illustrée, Open Library: View record.

USS Constitution, also known as Old Ironsides, is a wooden-hulled, three-masted heavy frigate of the United States is the world's oldest commissioned naval vessel still afloat.

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♦ The Frigate Constitution and Other Historic Ships by Alexander Magoun Originally published in but later updated and republished inthis book by Alexander Magoun contains the history, detailed plans and measurements of the USS Constitution as well as numerous other historic ships like the Mayflower, Santa Maria, the clipper Flying.

The United States Congress authorized the original six frigates of the United States Navy with the Naval Act of on Maat a total cost of $, These ships were built during the formative years of the United States Navy, on the recommendation of designer Joshua Humphreys for a fleet of frigates powerful enough to engage any frigates of the French or.

USS Constellation was a nominally rated gun wooden-hulled, three-masted frigate of the United States Navy. It was built under the direction of David Stodder at The Joseph and Samuel Sterett shipyard on Harris Creek in Baltimore's Fell's Point maritime community, and was launched on 7 September The ship was one of the original six frigates whose.

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USS Constitution, preserved as a museum ship by the US Navy, is the oldest commissioned warship afloat, and is a surviving example of a frigate from the Age of Sail. Constitution and her sister ships President and United States were created in a response to deal with the Barbary Coast pirates and in conjunction with the Naval Act of Log Book of US Frigate Constitution-Most Fortunate Ship 2 Vol Easton Press Set.

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The Frigate Constitution: The Central Figure of the Navy Under Sail by Ira Nelson Hollis. Publication date Publisher Houghton, Mifflin & co. Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of University of Michigan Language English.

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Olof Eriksen and his model of USS Constitution as it appeared one hour before engaging Cyane and Levant on 20 February According to Eriksen he had hours invested in his model of Constitution up to the beginning of the work described in the book hours upon completion.

It took 18 years to build and is made of steel in. The Constitution escaped from several British warships in slow, anxiety-filled motion, as in a nightmare. Repeatedly the frigate’s cutters rowed ahead and dropped anchor; then men on board the ship pulled her ahead.

Paintings that have captured the drama include Julian O. Davidson’s USS Constitution Escaping the British, July The frigate Constitution.

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