Ships of the American Revolutionary Navy

by

Write The First Customer Review

In this title, Mark Lardas explores the origins of American warships, primarily light and medium frigates, built for the Continental Navy during the years 1776-1783. This was the first navy of the United States and much of the fleet was comprised of ships that had been modified from existing vessels, converted into warships to provide a crucial service during the American Revolutionary War. Despite having no real funding, this unique fleet had a surprising amount of success against the might of the Royal Navy, and this ...

Ships of the American Revolutionary Navy 2009, Osprey Publishing (UK), New York

ISBN-13: 9781846034459

Trade paperback

Select