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A Rage for Glory

The Life of Commodore Stephen Decatur, USN
Narrated by: John McDonough
Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
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Acclaimed author James Tertius de Kay recounts the lifeof Commodore Stephen Decatur in the first new biography of the great naval hero in almost 70 years. De Kay draws on material unavailable to previous biographers to explore Decatur’s extraordinary life. From his burning of the Philadelphia to his capture of the HMS Macedonian, Decatur demonstrated his legendary bravery at every turn.

©2004 James Tertius de Kay (P)2004 Recorded Books, LLC

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Excellent writing and exciting story

Written in such a way that you forgot it was a biography and not some action fiction book.