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A Half Century of Naval Service

A Half Century of Naval Service

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A Half Century of Naval Service

by Schroeder, Seaton

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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1922. First Edition. Cloth. Near fine/very good. First edition of A Half Century of Naval Service by Seaton Schroeder.. Octavo, ix, [3], 443pp [1]. Publisher's gilt decorated blue cloth with dust jacket. (Moebs 163). A biography of fifty years of naval service. Schroeder served with Commodore John Rodgers on the 1871 Korean expedition, commanded the battleship Virginia, and later Louisiana during the world cruise of the Great White Fleet. He commanded the Atlantic Fleet from 1906 until his retirement in 1911.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
A Half Century of Naval Service
Author
Schroeder, Seaton
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First edition of A Half Century of Naval Service by Seaton Schroeder.
Format/Binding
Cloth
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
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Quantity Available
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Edition
First Edition
Publisher
D. Appleton and Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1922
Keywords
USS Virginia, USS Louisiana, Great White Fleet, A Half Century of Naval Service, Rear Admiral Seaton Schroeder

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