HAGAN, Kenneth J.
Title: This People's Navy : The Making of American Sea Power.
Publisher:  Free Press, 1992, ISBN:0029134714
Seller ID: 65294
HAGAN, Kenneth J. This People's Navy : The making of American Sea Power. NY: Free Press, (1992). First Free Press Paperback Edition. Pp 434 +  pp of plates. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Contents : The American Way of Warat Sea, 1775-1783; "A Good Occasion to Begin a Navy," 1783-1800; "Strength and Bravery in Every Sea," 1801-1815; Extending the Empire of Commerce, 18 15-1846; Brown-Water War for a Blue-Water Empire, 1846-1860; A Navy DividedAgainst Itself, 1861-1890; "Not Merely a Navy for Defense,: 1890-1898; "In comparably the Greatest Navy in the World," 1898-1918; Facing the Island Empires, 1919-1933; Guerre de Course Once Again, 1933-1945; The Navy's War inthe Pacific, 1941-1945; In Search of a Mission, 1945-1962; Toward a Six-Hu ndred-Ship Navy, 1963-1990. Epilogue; Bibliographical Essay; Index. Covers rubbed, previous name, ow vg. 15.00