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The Resource John Paul Jones : sailor, hero, father of the American Navy, Evan Thomas

John Paul Jones : sailor, hero, father of the American Navy, Evan Thomas

Label
John Paul Jones : sailor, hero, father of the American Navy
Title
John Paul Jones
Title remainder
sailor, hero, father of the American Navy
Statement of responsibility
Evan Thomas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
John Paul Jones, at sea and in the heat of battle, was the great American hero of the Age of Sail. He was to history what Patrick O'Brian's Jack Aubrey and C. S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower are to fiction. Ruthless, indomitable, clever; he vowed to sail, as he put it, 'in harm's way.'
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2003
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
158716
Cataloging source
DLC
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1951-
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Thomas, Evan
Dewey number
  • 973.3/5/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E207.J7
LC item number
T48 2003b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print biography
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  • Jones, John Paul
  • Admirals
  • United States
  • United States
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
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sailor, hero, father of the American Navy
Label
John Paul Jones : sailor, hero, father of the American Navy, Evan Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 678-698) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
16932289
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
700 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786258758
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003058170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm52773417
Label
John Paul Jones : sailor, hero, father of the American Navy, Evan Thomas
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 678-698) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
16932289
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
700 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786258758
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003058170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm52773417

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