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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
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomas, Evan
Dewey number
  • 973.35092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1170L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jones, John Paul
  • United States
  • Admirals
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
sailor, hero, father of the American Navy
Label
John Paul Jones : sailor, hero, father of the American Navy, Evan Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-368) 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
452374
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 383 pages
Isbn
9780743205832
Lccn
2003042411
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743205832
  • (Sirsi) ADJ-5040
  • IG$ 2003042411
Label
John Paul Jones : sailor, hero, father of the American Navy, Evan Thomas
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-368) 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
452374
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 383 pages
Isbn
9780743205832
Lccn
2003042411
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743205832
  • (Sirsi) ADJ-5040
  • IG$ 2003042411

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