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The Resource Marines in the Revolution : a history of the Continental Marines in the American Revolution, 1775-1783, by Charles R. Smith ; illustrated by Charles H. Waterhouse

Marines in the Revolution : a history of the Continental Marines in the American Revolution, 1775-1783, by Charles R. Smith ; illustrated by Charles H. Waterhouse

Label
Marines in the Revolution : a history of the Continental Marines in the American Revolution, 1775-1783
Title
Marines in the Revolution
Title remainder
a history of the Continental Marines in the American Revolution, 1775-1783
Statement of responsibility
by Charles R. Smith ; illustrated by Charles H. Waterhouse
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the activities of one special group of Marines; the successes and failures of the group as a whole, and the fundamental aspects of modern Marine amphibious doctrine which grew out of Continental Marine experience during the eight-year fight for American independence
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Charles R.
Dewey number
973.3/5
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E271
LC item number
.S65 1975
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Waterhouse, Charles H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • Military operations, Naval
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Marines in the Revolution : a history of the Continental Marines in the American Revolution, 1775-1783, by Charles R. Smith ; illustrated by Charles H. Waterhouse
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-324) 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
Birth of the continental Marines -- Outbreak of hostilities: early Marine perception -- New Providence raid -- Uncombined operations, April-December 1776 -- Trenton-Princeton Campaign -- New frigates in action and the debacle on the Delaware, 1777 -- Across the Atlantic, 1777-1778 -- Year of landings and leg irons, 1778 -- Marines on the Mississippi, 1777-1779 -- Success at sea and disaster and Penobscot, 1779 -- Sailing against England, 1779-1781 -- Charleston, 1780 -- State and privateer Marines -- Mustering out, 1782-1783
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xviii, 491 pages
Lccn
75001718
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01560110
  • (OCoLC)1560110
  • 154909
Label
Marines in the Revolution : a history of the Continental Marines in the American Revolution, 1775-1783, by Charles R. Smith ; illustrated by Charles H. Waterhouse
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-324) 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
Birth of the continental Marines -- Outbreak of hostilities: early Marine perception -- New Providence raid -- Uncombined operations, April-December 1776 -- Trenton-Princeton Campaign -- New frigates in action and the debacle on the Delaware, 1777 -- Across the Atlantic, 1777-1778 -- Year of landings and leg irons, 1778 -- Marines on the Mississippi, 1777-1779 -- Success at sea and disaster and Penobscot, 1779 -- Sailing against England, 1779-1781 -- Charleston, 1780 -- State and privateer Marines -- Mustering out, 1782-1783
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xviii, 491 pages
Lccn
75001718
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01560110
  • (OCoLC)1560110
  • 154909

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