The War of 1812 and the Rise of the U.S. Navy by Mark Collins Jenkins buy used Used & Rare price $12.37 new from$22.44 shop with confidence SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS. Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes. Delivered in 3-5 weeks Publisher: National Geographic Society Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10:1426209339 ISBN - 13:9781426209338 Seller Comments: Cover and pages may have some wear or writing. Binding is tight. We ship daily Monday-Friday! From the Publisher Discover the epic naval story of the war that threatened to undo our nation in 1812. Riveting firsthand accounts enliven this official sea-level view of the conflict that proved American naval prowess a force to be reckoned with. Explore historic documents, letters, ephemera, and artifacts, including fascinating finds from the Navy''s most recent underwater excavation of the war''s lost ships. Featuring a colorful, diverse cast of characters--from sailors, spies, and ship''s surgeons to commodores, Navy wives, and privateersmen--and incorporating hundreds of photographs, period illustrations, and contemporary and original maps, The War of 1812 and the Rise of the U.S. Navy is a sweeping panorama of a defining moment in U.S. history and a must-read for maritime aficionados and general history buffs alike.