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John Paul Jones : father of the American Navy / by Brenda Haugen.

Haugen, Brenda (Author).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Series Information

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library J 973 HAU (Text) 70743000082309 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City YP 973.35 HAUGEN (Text) 30403001433176 Young Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 921 Jones (Text) 31208910183617 children non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0756508290 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 112 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Compass Point Books, [2005]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 108) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Not yet begun to fight -- Dreams of the sea -- Captain Jones -- Sailing for the United States -- Fighting in Great Britain -- Sailing on the Bonhomme Richard -- Battle with the Serapis -- A hero on two continents -- Adventures after the War -- The final years.
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Summary, etc.:
Chronicles the life and career of the "Father of the American Navy," John Paul Jones and traces his childhood in Scotland, his years as an apprentice sailor and captain of his own ship, and involvement in the American War for Independence.
Target Audience Note:
6.2 Follett Library Resources
5-8 Follett Library Resources
1050 Lexile.
Subject: Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792 > Juvenile literature.
Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792.
Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792.
United States. Navy > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Admirals > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Admirals > Biography.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Naval operations > Juvenile literature.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783.

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