Fowler, William M., Jr. -Jack Tars & Commodores; The American Navy 1783-1815. Boston; Houghton Mifflin Co.; 1984; 1st Edition; Boards/Cloth Hardcover; vg condition; good to vg dj; op; 9.25 x 6.25 x 1.25 inches. 8vo.; 318 pages; maps, tables, illustrations. minor edge chipping and small tears to dj edges. Excellent early USN. Former owners neat signature on front inside end paper.