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Perry Strikes U.S. Marine

By David Curtis Skaggs
June 2005
Oliver Hazard Perry slapped a Marine on Sicily in 1816 (way ahead of Georgie Patton). Perry said he was " . . . provoked.",","Y
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On Our Scope

By Fred L. Schultz, Editor-in-Chief
June 2005
The old saying about a picture being worth a thousand words is especially true when it comes to catching the eye of a potential book (and magazine, for that matter) ...