Six Frigates: The Epic History of the Founding of the U.S. Navy

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  1. 'tween_fly_ways

    'tween_fly_ways Moderator

    Jan 3, 2002
    South Tennessee via North Alabama
    My son turned me on to this book. . .which I consider a really good find. It's a good hybrid of history--non-fiction, but built from concise clips of history that make it read like an historical novel. Very interesting to review the ideological debate surrounding a standing military, and the practical necessity of a young nation's survival.


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