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Sketches of the life, character and times of Paul Jones.

by Thomas Chase

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Published by C. H. Wynne, printer in Richmond .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jones, John Paul. 1747-1792

  • Edition Notes

    Photostat (negative) of a copy in Harvard University Library.

    StatementBy Thomas Chase.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE207.J7 C5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, [7]-58 p.
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6433794M
    LC Control Number42009336
    OCLC/WorldCa5858615

      Paul Jones' ability to bring complex concepts to life through description and narrative is awe inspiring. Few authors could successfully create the world that emerges after the 'red rain.' Even fewer could relate the experience to readers in such vivid detail."Reviews: K. Jefferson, Thomas, Biographical sketches of distinguished American naval heroes in the war of the revolution, between the American Republic and the Kingdom of Great Britain; comprising sketches of Com. Nicholas Biddle, Com. John Paul Jones, Com. Edward Preble, and Com. Alexander Murray. With incidental allusions to other.

    Robert Stack stars in this sea-faring historical epic as John Paul Jones, the first great hero of the American Navy. While originally a loyal soldier of the King's army, Jones in time becomes a fervent supporter of the American Revolutionaries, and he volunteers to lead the colonists' ragtag fleet to impressive victories against the British Navy; during a battle against the British ship. Bridget Jones is a fictional character created by British writer Helen first appeared in Fielding's Bridget Jones's Diary column in The Independent in , which - crucially - did not carry any , it seemed to be an actual personal diary chronicling the life of Jones as a thirtysomething single woman in London as she tries to make sense of life, love, and.

      The first five chapters cover Fanning’s service under the infamous patriot John Paul Jones. It outlines Fanning’s time as a prisoner of war, revealing the horrible conditions seamen faced at the hands of British placed under British irons, Fanning was brought to Britain on the same ship that carried British Gen. William Howe.   Thomas, Evan. John Paul Jones: Sailor, Hero, Father of the American Navy. New York: Simon and Schuster, pp. $ America seems to have lately rediscovered its founding fathers, if recent best-seller lists are any indication.


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