A boy from New England goes to sea and is immediately pressed into the Royal Navy. The story follows his struggle to return to a United States ship of war to fight in the War of 1812. His brother, Mark Hodges joins the the USS Constitution to help avenge his seizure and the Bon Homme Richard also features in the narrative.
Author: Edward Buell Hungerford
Title: Fighting Frigate
First Published by: Wilcox & Follett Co