A Most Fortunate Ship, A Narrative History of Old Ironsides (INSCRIBED). Tyrone G. Martin.
A Most Fortunate Ship, A Narrative History of Old Ironsides (INSCRIBED)

A Most Fortunate Ship, A Narrative History of Old Ironsides (INSCRIBED)

Chester CT: The Globe Pequot Press, 1997. First Edition. INSCRIBED "For 'Suds'/'...she was man'd with hearts of gold.'/I know you'll keep it so./Tyrone G. Martin." 'Suds' is Herman Otto Sudholz served as the 58th Commander of the USS Constitution from 9/26/1980 to 6/22/1985, longer than any other person to date. 8vo. viii, [2], 387 pp. Bibliography; Glossary; Index. Illustrations. A fine copy in near fine publisher's color illustrated dustjacket (light creasing at corners and spine ends; small triangle crease to lower rear edge). Item #19111
ISBN: 0871060337

The author was captain of the USS Constitution from 1974 - 1978 "...And here, for the first time in one place, is her unabridged story, masterfully told by the seaman who knnows her from billethead to eagle's crest." - dustjacket flap.

Price: $100.00

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