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Gondola Philadelphia and the Battle of Lake Champlain

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Product Code: 1675

This book is currently out of print and we have only one copy left in stock.  In this fascinating work, archaeologist John Bratten details the gunboat Philadelphia's history, construction, armament, tools, utensils, personal items and rigging elements.  He takes advantage of contemporary records to describe the boat's artifacts and presents an analysis of photographs taken during the 1935 recovery of the gunboat.  Through his careful research, Bratten offers modern readers a glimpse of the naval battles that ultimately helped to win the independence of our nation. Hardcover 228pp.

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