Beach, Edward L. 1867-1943.

From Annapolis to Scapa Flow : the autobiography of Edward L. Beach, Sr. / Edward L. Beach, Sr. with Edward L. Beach, Jr. - Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, c2003. - xiii, 302 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Includes index.

Machine generated contents note: PREFACES ix -- 1 AT THE BOTTOM 1 --2 CHANGES IN WARSHIPS 11 --3 HOW THE DAYS WERE SPENT 17 --4 A MIDSHIPMAN AT SEA 27 --5 AN ENSIGN 37 --6 ENTERTAINING A SENATOR'S SON 48 --7 LIFE ABOARD THE NEW YORK AND THE ERICSSON 61 --8 A LIEUTENANT 73 --9 DAVILA'S MESSAGE TO THE FILIPINOS 83 --1O THE BATTLE OF IRWIN'S BOOTS 87 --11 A BEACH VIEW OF THE FILIPINO INSURRECTION 99 --12 THE OLD NAVY: SAILING IN A SQUARE-RIGGER 106 --13 CARRYING OUT REGULATIONS 117 --14 AN ANNAPOLIS PROFESSOR AND BACK TO SEA 123 --15 AGAIN A PROFESSOR AND BACK TO SEA 134 --16 A COMMANDER 145 --17 FIRST COMMAND: THE USS VESTAL 157 --18 SAN JUAN DE ULLOA 171 --19 A CAPTAIN: THE HISTORY OF THE HAITIAN REPUBLIC 18I --20 THE DEATH OF VILBRON GUILLAUME 201 --21 MORE ABOUT HAITI 215 --22 COALING SHIP 224 --23 THROUGH CROOKED REACH 236 --24 SANTO DOMINGO 241 --25 THE WRECK OF THE MEMPHIS 251 --26 COURT-MARTIALED 261 --27 ARMISTICE 275 --28 AFTER SCAPA FLOW 288 INDEX 293.

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Beach, Edward L. 1867-1943.


United States. Navy --Officers--Biography.

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