Makers of Naval Tradition
Boston, MA: Ginn and Company, 1943. Revised Edition. 398, illus., index, large stenciled name ins fr bd, damp stains to bottom edge (no pgs stuck). Boards and spine somewhat scuffed. Contains chapters on Alfred Thayer Mahan (pp. 228-246), George Dewey (pp. 247-271), and William Thomas Sampson (pp. 272-290), as well as John Paul Jones, Stephen Decatur, Matthew Calbraith Perry, Matthew Fontaine Maury, David Glasgow Farragut, and others. The revised portion contains three new chapters, and contains new material on William Sowden Sims through the first few months of World War II. Condition: fair.
Keywords: Naval, John Paul Jones, Stephen Decatur, Matthew Perry, Matthew Maury, Alfred Mahan, George Dewey, William Sowden Sims, WWII