Erie Maritime Museum and U. S. Brig Niagara

Erie Maritime Museum and U. S. Brig Niagara

by Chris J. Magoc
     
 
Recounts the story of the crucial American victory in the War of 1812 Battle of Lake Erie, outlines Erie's naval and maritime history, and tells the details of the reconstruction of the replica of O.H. Perry's relief flagship, U.S. Brig Niagara. Concludes with armchair tours of the ship and its home port Erie Maritime Museum.

Overview

Recounts the story of the crucial American victory in the War of 1812 Battle of Lake Erie, outlines Erie's naval and maritime history, and tells the details of the reconstruction of the replica of O.H. Perry's relief flagship, U.S. Brig Niagara. Concludes with armchair tours of the ship and its home port Erie Maritime Museum.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811727563
Publisher:
Stackpole Books
Publication date:
03/28/2001
Series:
Pennsylvania Trail of History Guides Series
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.20(d)

Meet the Author

Chris J. Magoc is a professor of American history at Mercyhurst College in Erie. He was formerly Director of Education at Erie Maritime Museum and was responsible for developing the interpretive plan for the museum and ship.

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