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John Paul Jones" Memoir of the American Revolution

Presented to King Louis XVI of France

by Gerard W. Gawalt

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Published by University Press of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Biography: historical,
  • United States - 19th Century,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • USA,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8272190M
    ISBN 10089875190X
    ISBN 109780898751901
    OCLC/WorldCa52061464

    John Paul Jones — First published in Subjects Juvenile Nonfiction, Nonfiction, Naval Military operations, United States, Admirals, American Revolution () fast (OCoLC)fst, . Hero of the High Seas: John Paul Jones and the American Revolution was about John Paul Jones' life and his war against the British. It has very good facts on everything that happened before and after his legendary battle against the Serapis. I read this book because I wanted to learn more about John Paul Jones and I did. flag Like see review/5(4).

    Extracts from the Journals of my Campaigns Paul Jones. At the beginning of the war, during the year , I was charged with fitting out the small squadron which Congress had placed under the command of Mr. Hopkins, commander of the American navy; and I hoisted with my own hands (on board the Alfred, flagship of the commander in chief) the American flag, then unfurled for the first time.   Sailing Under John Paul Jones: The Memoir of Continental Navy Midshipman Nathaniel Fanning, , edited by Louis Arthur Norton. (Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, ) Contrary to popular narratives, the American Revolution was not restricted to fighting in the Americas. The war was fought on many fronts including India and Europe.9/

    Jones, John Paul. John Paul Jones' Memoir of the American Revolution Presented to King Louis XVI of France. Translated and edited by Gerard W. Gawalt. . Search books by title, author last name, keyword and ISBN Search. Home / Military History / American Revolution / Sailing Under John Paul Jones. Sailing Under John Paul Jones. The Memoir of Continental Navy Midshipman Nathaniel Fanning, – $ In stock.


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John Paul Jones, –92, American naval hero, b. near Kirkcudbright, Scotland. His name was originally simply John Paul. Early Life John Paul went to sea when he and his youth was adventure-filled. He was chief mate on a slave ship in but, disgusted with the work, soon quit. Scottish by birth, Commodore John Paul Jones became the new United States' first naval hero during the American Revolution ().

Beginning his career as a merchant sailor and, later, captain, he was forced to flee to the North American colonies after killing a. John Paul Jones was a Revolutionary War hero known as the father of the U.S.

Navy. Born in Scotland inJones came to America as a merchant sailor. Buy John Paul Jones: America's First Sea Warrior Reprint by Joseph Callo (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:   Life of Rear-Admiral John Paul Jones by John Paul Jones Call Number: Online - free - HathiTrust compiled from his original journals and correspondence: including an account of his services in the American Revolution and in the war between the Russians and Turks in the Black sea.

This fresh look at America's first sea warrior avoids both the hero worship of the past and the recent, inaccurate deconstructionist views of John Paul Jones's astonishing life. The author goes beyond a narrow naval context to establish Jones as a key player in the American Revolution, something not done by previous biographers, and explains what drove him to his achievements.

Evan Thomas's John Paul Jones: Sailor, Hero, Father of the American Navy is good biography. Thomas covers the life of John Paul Jones from his birth in Scotland to his actions in the US and Russian Navies to his death in France.

Jones is shown to be a very flawed individual who often let his own ambition and moodiness get the better of him.4/5(85). Jones, John Paul, John Paul Jones' Memoir of the American Revolution presented to King Louis XVI of France.

Washington: American Revolution Bicentennial Office, Library of Congress, (OCoLC) Named Person: John Paul Jones; John Paul Jones; JOHN PAUL JONES: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors.

Journal of the American Revolution is the leading source of knowledge about the American Revolution and Founding Era. We feature smart, groundbreaking research and well-written narratives from expert writers. Our work has been featured by the New York Times, TIME magazine, History Channel, Discovery Channel, Smithsonian, Mental Floss, NPR, and more.

Jones stated in his memoir, “Captain Landais, a man of the most unhappy temper, not only behaved with disrespect to the commander, but soon assumed to act as he pleased, and as an independent commander, refusing to obey the signals of the Commodore, giving chase where or how he thought fit, and availing himself of any pretext to leave the squadron which he finally did.”.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. Jones was born John Paul (he added “Jones” later to honor Willie Jones) on the estate of Arbigland near Kirkbean in the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright on the southwest coast of Scotland.

His father, John Paul, Sr., was a gardener at Arbigland, and his mother was named Jean McDuff (). John Paul Jones (born John Paul; July 6, J ) was a Scottish American sailor and the United States' first well-known naval fighter in the American Revolutionary War.

Although he made many friends and enemies among America's political elites, his actions in British waters during the Revolution earned him an international 4/5(6).The pilot by James Fenimore Cooper (Book) John Paul Jones' Memoir of the American Revolution presented to King Louis XVI of France by John Paul Jones (Book) Paul Jones, founder of the American Navy: a history by Augustus C Buell (Book).Jones, John Paul, John Paul Jones' Memoir of the American Revolution presented to King Louis XVI of France.

Washington: American Revolution Bicentennial Office, Library of Congress, (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: John Paul Jones; John Paul Jones; JOHN PAUL JONES: Material Type.