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The Life and Character of Stephen Decatur

by S. Putnam Waldo

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - U.S,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Military,
  • Biography & Autobiography : Historical - U.S,
  • Military,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8546065M
    ISBN 101432617257
    ISBN 109781432617257

    Stephen Decatur and the Barbary Pirates "the most bold and daring act of the Age. "Posted on: June 11th, by admin Skeletons on the Zahara: A True Story of Survival Riveting true life account of Americans shipwrecked off the coast of Morocco and enslaved by a band of Muslim nomads. Commodore Stephen Decatur, Jr. (5 January – 22 March ) was an American naval officer, notable for his heroism in actions at Tripoli, Libya in the Barbary Wars and in the War of This article about a military figure is a stub.

    The capital and the entire nation were shocked in when Decatur died at the age of forty-one in a duel with a rival navy captain. In this carefully researched and well-written biography, historian Robert Allison tells the story of Decatur's eventful life at a time when the young republic was developing its own identity—when the American Cited by: 2. Stephen Decatur: A Life Most Bold and Daring. Naval Institute Press. pp. Samuel Putnam Waldo. The Life and Character of Stephen Decatur: Late Commodore and Post-Captain in the Navy of the United States, and Navy-Commissioner: Interspersed with Brief Notices of the Origin, Progress, and Achievements of the American Navy. Clark & Lyman.

    Search result for samuel-putnam-waldo: The Life And Character Of Stephen Decatur(), The Life and Character of Stephen Decatur; Late Commodore and Post-Captain in the Navy of the United States, and Navy-Commissioner(), Biographical Sketches of Distinguished American Naval Heroes in the War of the Revolution, Between T(), The Life and Character of . William Bainbridge (): American naval officer. One of the first officers in the reconstituted American navy of , he was the first officer to surrender an American ship (to the French). In the war with the Barbary Pirates, he ran his ship Philadelphia aground.


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His father Stephen Decatur, Sr. served as a privateer. Stephen Decatur was the grandfather of Thomas Decatur and a minor historical character featured in Legend Quest. He appeared in Thomas's story of Mother Leeds and the Jersey Devil. He appeared solely in the episode "Jersey Devil".

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The life and character of Stephen Decatur; late Commodore and post-captain in the Navy of the United States, and Navy-Commissioner: interspersed with brief notices of the origin, progress, and achievements of the American Navy /.Stephen Decatur / Alonzo Chappel. Summary Full length, standing on ship, facing left.

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