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John Paul Jones / Karen Price Hossell.

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  • ISBN: 1403450862 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 25cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago : Heinemann Library, 2004.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 45) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The Revolutionary War -- Early life -- Trouble at sea -- Jones and the Continental Navy -- Jones proposes a plan -- Terrorizing the British -- The Bonhomme Richard -- The fight with Serapis -- A waning career -- Last years and legacy.
Summary, etc.: Profiles Scottish-American sailor John Paul Jones, discussing his accomplishments in the Continental Navy during the Revolutionary War and his later years in Paris and as a member of the Russian Navy.
Subject: Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792 > Juvenile literature.
Admirals > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
United States. Navy > Biography > Juvenile literature.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Naval operations > Juvenile literature.

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