Lincoln's Commando: The Biography of Commander W. B. Cushing, USN

Lincoln's Commando: The Biography of Commander W. B. Cushing, USN

by Ralph Joseph Roske, W. B. Cushing
     
 

This captivating, well-researched book details the life of one of the Union navy's most heroic young officers involved in the blockade of the South, a man whose reputation for unadulterated courage and daring includes the sinking of the ironclad Albemarle. See more details below

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This captivating, well-researched book details the life of one of the Union navy's most heroic young officers involved in the blockade of the South, a man whose reputation for unadulterated courage and daring includes the sinking of the ironclad Albemarle.

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Translates four key texts relevant to the current discussions on the role of language in the philosophical tradition of German idealism. The most important of them is Johann Gottlieb Fichte's 1795 On the Linguistic Capacity and the Origins of Language; lecture notes by him and works by Ernst Platner and F. K. Forberg are also included. Surber offers a long interpretive essay and biographical sketches of some of the more obscure people mentioned. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9781557507372
Publisher:
Naval Institute Press
Publication date:
10/28/1995
Series:
Bluejacket Books Series
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.03(h) x 0.92(d)

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