Tall and majestic, the USS Constellation (restored and now in Baltimore) was in America's first naval fleet. Mr. Myers documents its travels, from its heroic role in patrolling and intercepting ships used in the illegal African slave trade, to its exploits in the Civil War protecting the Union and defeating Confederate vessels. Historical drawings and photographs, chronology, glossary, index.

USS Constellation 2004, Holiday House, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780823418169