Suggestions upon naval reform: by a few sea officers of both the line and staff

n.p. [publisher not identified], 1850. First edition, 8vo, pp. 20; removed from binding, wanting wrappers; very good. "Among the people of this country - on the floor of Congress, and to some extent in the Navy itself, there is a prevailing sentiment that our naval organization does not come up to the state of the times, to the progress of the age, or to the requirements of the country; does not, for its millions of expediture, return a fair equivalent of practical efficiency, or even of honorable reputation" (p. 3). Sabin 93477. Item #55632

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