The Resource A narrative of Joshua Davis, : an American citizen, who was pressed and served on board six ships of the British Navy. : He was in seven engagements, once wounded, five times confined in irons, and obtained his liberty by desertion. : The whole being an interesting and faithful narrative of the discipline, various practices and treatment of pressed seamen in the British Navy, and containing information that never was before presented to the American people, (electronic resource)

A narrative of Joshua Davis, : an American citizen, who was pressed and served on board six ships of the British Navy. : He was in seven engagements, once wounded, five times confined in irons, and obtained his liberty by desertion. : The whole being an interesting and faithful narrative of the discipline, various practices and treatment of pressed seamen in the British Navy, and containing information that never was before presented to the American people, (electronic resource)

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A narrative of Joshua Davis, : an American citizen, who was pressed and served on board six ships of the British Navy. : He was in seven engagements, once wounded, five times confined in irons, and obtained his liberty by desertion. : The whole being an interesting and faithful narrative of the discipline, various practices and treatment of pressed seamen in the British Navy, and containing information that never was before presented to the American people
Title
A narrative of Joshua Davis,
Title remainder
an American citizen, who was pressed and served on board six ships of the British Navy. : He was in seven engagements, once wounded, five times confined in irons, and obtained his liberty by desertion. : The whole being an interesting and faithful narrative of the discipline, various practices and treatment of pressed seamen in the British Navy, and containing information that never was before presented to the American people
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
22665
Citation source
Shaw & Shoemaker
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
b. 1760
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Joshua
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Great Britain
  • Sailors
  • Privateering
  • Impressment
  • Seafaring life
  • United States
Label
A narrative of Joshua Davis, : an American citizen, who was pressed and served on board six ships of the British Navy. : He was in seven engagements, once wounded, five times confined in irons, and obtained his liberty by desertion. : The whole being an interesting and faithful narrative of the discipline, various practices and treatment of pressed seamen in the British Navy, and containing information that never was before presented to the American people, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/22665
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • Copyright Mar. 7, 1811, by Joshua Davis
  • Includes texts of songs, p. 31-32, 38-40
  • "Appendix. ... The author's advice to those of his countrymen, who should happen to be forced on board of any of the ships of His Britannic Majesty."--p. 63-72
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000356273
Dimensions
19 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
72 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000356273
Label
A narrative of Joshua Davis, : an American citizen, who was pressed and served on board six ships of the British Navy. : He was in seven engagements, once wounded, five times confined in irons, and obtained his liberty by desertion. : The whole being an interesting and faithful narrative of the discipline, various practices and treatment of pressed seamen in the British Navy, and containing information that never was before presented to the American people, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/22665
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • Copyright Mar. 7, 1811, by Joshua Davis
  • Includes texts of songs, p. 31-32, 38-40
  • "Appendix. ... The author's advice to those of his countrymen, who should happen to be forced on board of any of the ships of His Britannic Majesty."--p. 63-72
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000356273
Dimensions
19 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
72 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000356273

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