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    • Give Me a Fast Ship

    • The Continental Navy and America's Revolution at Sea
    • By: Tim McGrath
    • Narrated by: Don Hagen
    • Length: 19 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 47

    America in 1775 was on the verge of revolution - or, more likely, disastrous defeat. After the bloodshed at Lexington and Concord, England's King George sent hundreds of ships westward to bottle up American harbors and prey on American shipping. Colonists had no force to defend their coastline and waterways until John Adams of Massachusetts proposed a bold solution: The Continental Congress should raise a navy. Meticulously researched and masterfully told, Give Me a Fast Ship is the definitive history of the American Navy during the Revolutionary War.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I learned so much

    • By William on 05-08-17

    Regular price: $20.99