A Sailor's Log: Water-Tender Frederick T. Wilson, USN, on Asiatic Station, 1899-1902

A Sailor's Log: Water-Tender Frederick T. Wilson, USN, on Asiatic Station, 1899-1902

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Frederick T. Wilson was an engineer who carried the rank of first-class petty officer and served on one of the Navy's first modern battleships, the USS Oregon, at the turn of the twentieth century.

Wilson offers a rare uncensored picture of enlisted life, with descriptions of bar girls and waterfront establishments that catered to the needs of American bluejackets, as well as observations on world events during imperialism. Wilson also discusses one of the great yet… (more)

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Book Details  


Publisher: Kent State University Press (May 21, 2000)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 425 pages

File size: 3.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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