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Admiral Farragut

Alfred Thayer Mahan

Admiral Farragut

by Alfred Thayer Mahan

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Published by Sampson, Low, Marston and co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Farragut, David Glasgow, -- 1801-1870,

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Captain A. T. Mahan.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination333p.
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16303034M

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Farragut also serves North Pinellas County, which includes the communities of Campus: 35 acres (, m²). No admiral in America's Civil War fought with more distinction than David Glasgow Farragut, the first admiral of the U.S.

Navy. Yet despite being considered by historians the most important American naval officer before World War II, no substantial biography of Farragut has been published in more than fifty years.

Noted historian Chester Hearn's use of previously untapped. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, Beige paper boards backed in purple cloth. No writing or damage. Farragut's foster father signed him up as a seagoing midshipman at the age of nine.

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