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The Resource The ghost ship of Brooklyn : an untold story of the American Revolution, Robert P. Watson

The ghost ship of Brooklyn : an untold story of the American Revolution, Robert P. Watson

Label
The ghost ship of Brooklyn : an untold story of the American Revolution
Title
The ghost ship of Brooklyn
Title remainder
an untold story of the American Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Robert P. Watson
Title variation
Untold story of the American Revolution
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The surprising story of the most infamous prison ship of the American Revolution, the HMS Jersey, and its role in the fight for independence."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.3/71
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E281
LC item number
.W37 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
The ghost ship of Brooklyn : an untold story of the American Revolution, Robert P. Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "A vast and silent army" -- Warship -- "The glorious cause" -- City of prisons -- Privateers -- Patriots -- Adventure on the high seas -- Floating dungeons -- Dead reckoning -- Welcome to hell -- The final voyage -- Tempest -- Negotiations -- July 4 -- Escape -- Run! -- Turning point -- Freedom -- Deaths and demise -- Rediscovery -- Postscript -- Appendix I. "The poet of the American Revolution" -- Appendix II. List of prison ships
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 288 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306825521
Lccn
2017006903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 1585106
  • (OCoLC)ocn960294582
  • (OCoLC)960294582
  • 1580018
  • 1585106
Label
The ghost ship of Brooklyn : an untold story of the American Revolution, Robert P. Watson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "A vast and silent army" -- Warship -- "The glorious cause" -- City of prisons -- Privateers -- Patriots -- Adventure on the high seas -- Floating dungeons -- Dead reckoning -- Welcome to hell -- The final voyage -- Tempest -- Negotiations -- July 4 -- Escape -- Run! -- Turning point -- Freedom -- Deaths and demise -- Rediscovery -- Postscript -- Appendix I. "The poet of the American Revolution" -- Appendix II. List of prison ships
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 288 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306825521
Lccn
2017006903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 1585106
  • (OCoLC)ocn960294582
  • (OCoLC)960294582
  • 1580018
  • 1585106

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