Life in Mr. Lincoln's Navy

Date:
1998
Creator:
Dennis J. Ringle
Publisher/Studio:
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press

Details life in the Union Navy during the Civil War, touching on the prewar navy, enlistment, food, medicine, entertainment, pay, routine, and food.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
V736.R55, LCCN: 98-15352
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Stephen Biesty's Cross Sections: Man-Of-War

Date:
1993
Creator:
Richard Platt
Publisher/Studio:
London: Dorling Kindersley

Text and cutaway illustrations depict life aboard a British warship of the Napoleonic era, covering such topics as work, leisure, discipline, navigating, and fighting.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
V737.B53 FOL., LCCN: 92021227
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Bluejacket

Date:
1988
Creator:
Fred J. Buenzle
Publisher/Studio:
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press

Overview of the career of Chief Yeoman Fred Buenzle, USN during the mid-late 19th century.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
V63.B83A3, LCCN: 86-8528
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Man-of-war Life

Date:
1985
Creator:
Charles Nordhoff
Publisher/Studio:
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press

Overview of the circumnavigation of the globe by USS Columbus 1845-1848 as seen through the eyes of one of the ship's boys.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
V63.N67A36, LCCN: 85-004935
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Rope Yarns From The Old Navy

Date:
1931
Creator:
Caspar F. Goodrich
Publisher/Studio:
New York, NY: Naval Historical Society

Follows the career of Rear Admiral Casper F. Goodrich from the Civil War through the turn of the 20th century. Discusses Constellation's cruise to Europe in 1893.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
E182.G65, LCCN: 32-014293
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Fighting Sail

Date:
1978
Creator:
A.B.C. Whipple
Publisher/Studio:
Morristown, NJ: Time-Life Books

Overview of the age of fighting sail, with emphasis on Great Britain and the Napoleonic Wars.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
DA87.1.N4W55, LCCN: 78-52043
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Fighting Men Of The Civil War

Date:
1999
Creator:
William C. Davis
Publisher/Studio:
San Diego, CA: Thunder Bay Press

Examines the men who fought in the Civil War, both on land and sea, as well as their equipment.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
E607.D38, LCCN: 99-28865
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Ship

Date:
2004
Creator:
Brian Lavery
Publisher/Studio:
London: DK

General overview of maritime history.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
VK15.L356, LCCN: 200430335
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Nelson's Navy

Date:
1989
Creator:
Brian Lavery
Publisher/Studio:
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press

Overview of the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars (1793-1815).

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
VA454.L38, LCCN: 89-062380
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Union Jacks

Date:
2004
Creator:
Michael J. Bennett
Publisher/Studio:
Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press

Details conditions faced by Union sailors during the Civil War. Focuses on culture, life in various squadrons, race relations, and enlistment.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
E591.B46 B, LCCN: 2003024974
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum