Sailor's Log: Recollections of Forty Years of Naval Life. lesser copy

By: EVANS, Robley D.

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EVANS, Robley D. A Sailor's Log : Recollections of Forty Years of Naval Life. New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1902. Pp 407, with port frontis., illustrated with 13 plates. 8vo, decorated green cloth, with gilt to front and spine. Chapters: 1. Life In Virginia Before the War; 2. With the Indians and Buffalo; 3. In the Mormon Country; 4. A Cadet at Annapolis; 5. The Early Days of the War; 6. First Active Service; 7. The First Fort Fisher Campaign; 8. The Assault on Fort Fisher; 9. Experiences of a Convalescent; 10. Sea Service in the Orient; 11. Stormy Days in Japan; 12. Hong Kong and the Philippines; 13. Some Oriental Diversions; 14. A New View of Annapolis; 15. On Boardthe Shenandoah; 16. A Cruise to Africa; 17. In the Mediterranean; 18. The Centennial and Training-Ship Duty; 19. Metallurgy and Lighthouses; 20. The Yorktown's Cruise to Chile; 21. Chilean Hostility; 22. Strained Relations; 23. A Welcome Departure; 24. From Chile to Bering Sea; 25. The Navy Among the Sealers; 26. Striking Out at the Source of Supplies; 27. The Home of theSeals; 28. Cruising in High Latitudes; 29. In Command of New York; 30. The Kiel Celebration; 31. The German Emporer; 32. Back to Home Waters; 33. On the Indiana; 34. The Approach of War; 35. The Havana Blockade; 36. The Cruise to San Juan; 37. With the Flying Squadron; 38. Fighting at Long Range; 39. The Naval Battle off Santiago; 40. Conclusion. Hinges cracked, spine faded with nicking and light fraying to ends, else vg. 28.00

Title: Sailor's Log: Recollections of Forty Years of Naval Life. lesser copy

Author Name: EVANS, Robley D.

Categories: 70,

Publisher: Appleton, 1902,:

Seller ID: 77977

Keywords: NAUTICAL UNITED STATES NAVAL BIOGRAPHY AMERICAN NAVY HISTORY USN,