Table of contents for Hero of the high seas : John Paul Jones and the American Revolution / by Michael L. Cooper.

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Contents
Foreword 7
Introduction 9
1. The Greatest Misfortune 13
2. Eve of Revolution 21
3. Building America's First Navy 35
4. Problems in Portsmouth 53
5. Captain Jones Attacks Britain 65
6. The Bonhomme Richard 79
7. The Big Battle 89
8. After the Battle 107 
9. Return to America 117
Timeline 122
Words and Expressions from the Days of Sailing Ships 124
Source Notes 125
Further Reading 126
Places to Visit in Person and by Internet 126
Index 127

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792 -- Juvenile literature.
Admirals -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Navy -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Naval operations -- Juvenile literature.