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The Story of Old Ironsides: The Cradle of the United States Navy


Author(s):Alden Arthur Knipe
Emilie Benson Knipe
Illustrator(s):Mead Schaeffer
Publisher(s): Dodd, Mead & Co.
Year Published: 1928
Type: Hardcover
Genre: American
History - American
Sea Stories
Trucks/Cars/Big Machines
Age Range: Ages 7-9: Short Chapter Books
Pages: 321
OCLC: 616381


This is a history of the first of the United States Navy ‘super frigates.’ They were so strongly built that iron shot bounced off their sides in battle.

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