A Call to the Sea: Captain Charles Stewart of the USS Constitution

A Call to the Sea: Captain Charles Stewart of the USS Constitution

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A Call to the Sea: Captain Charles Stewart of the USS Constitution by John Rodgaard, Claude Berube

Berube (former Brookings Institute LEGIS fellow and US Navy Reserve Officer) and Rodgaard (intelligence analyst, US Navy Reserve) attend to every aspect of Stewart's distinguished career, from his commissioning as lieutenant during John Adams's presidency to his death as rear admiral during the presidency of Ulysses S. Grant. Their description of Stewart's command of the USS Constitution is essential to understanding the man and the development of the U.S. Navy. Distributed by Books International. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781574889963
Publisher: Potomac Books
Publication date: 11/30/2006
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 885,595
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Claude Berube is a Brookings Institution LEGIS Fellow and a reserve officer in the U.S. Navy. His articles have appeared in Maine History, Naval History, and the U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings. He has worked in the U.S. Senate and for the Department of the Navy. He is currently an instructor in the Political Science Department at the U.S. Naval Academy. He lives in Annapolis, MD.

John Rodgaard has twenty years' experience as an intelligence analyst and is a captain and reserve intelligence officer in the U.S. Navy. A contributor to Proceedings and Naval History magazine, he also lives in the Washington D.C., area.

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