Naval History Magazine - October 2002 Vol. 16 Number 5

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"Exhuming the Constellation" refutes Footner findings.

The author's new Naval Institute Press book...


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Tribute to Walter Lord: He Had an Eye for Humanity

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Preview: Constellation Oldest Warship

"Exhuming the Constellation" refutes Footner findings....

The Log of Matthew Roving Episode 13: The Duel

His teeth chattering, every limb trembling, Matthew sat upright in darkness on the hard wooden bench of a two-horse wagon, jolting along toward a...

Looking Back: Tom Buell

In early May I went to Chapel Hill, North Carolina, to do oral history interviews with Commander Tom Buell, who is best known for his superb...


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