AuthorMackenzie, Alexander Slidell, 1803-1848.
TitleProceedings of the naval court martial in the case of Alexander Slidell Mackenzie, a commander in the navy of the United States, &c. Including the charges and specifications of charges, preferred against him by the Secretary of the Navy. To which is annexed, an elaborate review, by James Fennimore [sic] Cooper.
PublishedNew York, Henry G. Langley, 1844.
Description3 p. ℓ. [1]-344 [1]-12 p. 23.2 cm.
General NoteFirst edition. BAL 3913.
Relates to the execution on the brig "Somers" of three midshipmen, Philip Spencer, Samuel Cromwell and Elisha Small, suspected of mutiny.
Cooper's "Review" occupies pp. [263]-344.
Bound in dark brown cloth; stamped in gold and blind; pale yellow endpapers.
SubjectsCourts-martial and courts of inquiry -- United States.
Mutiny -- United States.
Somers (Brig)
Somers Mutiny, 1842.
Spencer, Philip.
Other AuthorsCooper, James Fenimore, 1789-1851.
OrganizationsUnited States. Navy. Courtmartial. Mackenzie. 1843.
Call Number/Copies 
 WRHS Research Library: VB 806 M156
mq118657: LC class, closed stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
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