The Resource Lone Star navy : Texas, the fight for the Gulf of Mexico, and the shaping of the American West, Jonathan W. Jordan

Lone Star navy : Texas, the fight for the Gulf of Mexico, and the shaping of the American West, Jonathan W. Jordan

Label
Lone Star navy : Texas, the fight for the Gulf of Mexico, and the shaping of the American West
Title
Lone Star navy
Title remainder
Texas, the fight for the Gulf of Mexico, and the shaping of the American West
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan W. Jordan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
976.4/0345
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F390
LC item number
.J67 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Lone Star navy : Texas, the fight for the Gulf of Mexico, and the shaping of the American West, Jonathan W. Jordan
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 358-368) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
OVERTURE: SHIFTING WINDS -- PROLOGUE: PRELUDE TO REVOLUTION (1832-1835)-- One: The Troubled Texas Waters -- Two: Drawing Blood -- Three: The Influence of Naval Power on the Texas Revolution -- ACT ONE: FLEET OF THE REVOLUTION (1835-1836)-- Four: A War of Privateers -- Five: The Fleet that Sank its Government -- Six: Iron Men for Wooden Ships -- Seven: The Revolution at Sea -- ACT TWO: A NATIONAL FLEET (1836-1837)-- Eight: Defending the Lone Star -- Nine: The General at the Helm -- Ten: A Clash of Flagships -- Eleven: Mister Fisher's Revenge -- Twelve: Death of a Navy -- Thirteen: Hell to Pay -- INTERMISSION: THE PAPER NAVY (1837-1839)-- Fourteen: Managing a Ghost Fleet -- Fifteen: Vive la France! -- ACT THREE: THE SECOND TEXAS NAVY (1839-1846)-- Sixteen: Houston, Lamar and Shifting Political Currents -- Seventeen: Phoenix of the Sea -- Eighteen: Wintertime in New York -- Nineteen: The Seafaring Life -- Twenty: Gunboat Diplomacy -- Twenty-one: At Sea -- Twenty-two: Second Thoughts -- Twenty-three: The Great Game -- Twenty-four: Red Skies in Morning -- Twenty-five: The Wooden Aegis -- Twenty-six: Mutiny on the San Antonio -- Twenty-seven: The Horse Latitudes -- Twenty-eight: The Plan -- Twenty-nine: Amateurs in Command -- Thirty: "To Save the Republic" -- Thirty-one: The Last Hurrah -- Thirty-two: Cat and Mouse -- Thirty-three: The Showdown -- Thirty-four: The Pirate Navy -- Thirty-five: The War at Home -- Thirty-six: A Slow Death -- Thirty-seven: Jetsam and Flotsam -- Thirty-eight: Ghosts and Graves -- EPILOGUE -- The Verdict -- APPENDIX A: The Texas Navy and the San Jacinto Campaign -- APPENDIX B: Glossary of Selected Naval Terms
Control code
ocn182621048
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 381 pages, [16] pages of plates)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435610491
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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not applicable
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.b28014790
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)182621048
  • acaebk1435610490

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