Naval History Magazine - April 2007 Volume 21, Number 2

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The controversy surrounding the capture of the USS Essex during the War of 1812 has more to do with perception and character than combat...

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Highlights

  • Voyage to Destiny
    By Lieutenant Samuel Dana Greene, U.S. Navy

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  • The Valparaiso Incident Reassessed
    By Philip MacDougall

    The controversy surrounding the capture of the USS Essex during the War of 1812 has more to do with perception and character than combat. In a break with tradition, the author, a British...

  • Pray for a Miracle
    By Earl H. Taylor

    After a Japanese torpedo broke their destroyer in half off Leyte, a group of Sailors put their trust in divine intervention, luck, and local Philippine resistance fighters.

     

  • On Our Scope
    By Richard G. Latture, Editor-in-Chief

    When Naval History began publishing biannual historical travel packages last year, we knew it was only a matter of time before we'd feature eastern Virginia's tidewater area, a longtime center of Navy...


 
 

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