Gentlemanly and Honorable Profession

The Creation of the U.S. Naval Officer Corps, 1794-1815

  • Subject: General Military & Naval History | U.S. Navy
  • Format:
    Hardcover
  • Pages:
    624
    pages
  • Published:
    March 8, 1991
  • ISBN-10:
    0870212834
  • ISBN-13:
    9780870212833
  • Product Dimensions:
    10 × 7 × 1 in
  • Product Weight:
    71 oz
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Overview

Compiled from official records and unpublished material, the author builds a unique and fascinating social history of the U.S. Navy's officer corps between its establishment in 1794 and the end of the War of 1812.