John Paul Jones

John Paul Jones

by Karen Price Hossell

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John Paul Jones was an American naval officer in the Revolutionary War. He earned his place in history when, while in command of his ship the Bonhomme Richard, he captured the British warship Serapis in 1779. This book looks at the life and career of thi

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781403450791
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 09/28/2004
Series: American War Biographies
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 6.62(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.42(d)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

The Revolutionary War — Early life — Trouble at sea — Jones and the Continental Navy — Jones proposes a plan — Terrorizing the British — The Bonhomme Richard — The fight with Serapis — A fading career — Last years and legacy.

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