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Decatur's victory : Accomplished ala-mode-de Constitution & Guerriere, or the second part of the same tune Battle between the American frigate, "United States," Commodore Decatur, master, and the British frigate, "Macedonian" Captain Carden, which she took after an action of 17 minutes, on the 25th October---The British lost 104 men, killed and wounded, the Americans 12 only "Tune, Paul Jones's victory"

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Date

1812

Place of Publication

Boston.

Publisher

Coverly, Nathaniel, 1775?-1824, printer.

Subjects

Decatur, Stephen, 1779-1820
United States (Frigate)
Naval battles

First Line

Ye heroes who bled for the rights of mankind.

Identifiers

BIB ID: 295659
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocm58785128
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocn191481919
Shaw, R.R. American Bibliography, 25228
AAS General Catalog URL: http://catalog.mwa.org/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=295659
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Physical Dimensions

30 x 22 cm.

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“Decatur's victory : Accomplished ala-mode-de Constitution & Guerriere, or the second part of the same tune Battle between the American frigate, "United States," Commodore Decatur, master, and the British frigate, "Macedonian" Captain Carden, which she took after an action of 17 minutes, on the 25th October---The British lost 104 men, killed and wounded, the Americans 12 only "Tune, Paul Jones's victory",” Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project, accessed February 27, 2024, https://www.americanantiquarian.org/thomasballads/items/show/287.