Turtle: David Bushnell's Revolutionary Vessel

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At the onset of the American Revolution, the British expected to quell the rebellion quickly with a show of overwhelming force. In an experiment in asymmetric warfare, David Bushnell created the first submarine vessel designed specifically "for the destruction of vessels of war." On a quiet September night in 1776, sergeant Ezra Lee maneuvered Bushnell's strange little craft out from Manhattan and into the midst of the greatest naval fleet ever assembled in the Americas. Lee's goal was to sink the British flagship HMS Eagle ...

Turtle: David Bushnell's Revolutionary Vessel 2016, Westholme Publishing, U.S., Yardley

ISBN-13: 9781594162572

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Turtle: David Bushnell's Revolutionary Vessel 2010, Westholme Publishing

ISBN-13: 9781594161056

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