Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Essex” in entry essex-the of Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History:

...tured one of the transports, and a few days afterwards (Aug. 13) fell in with the British armed ship Alert, Capt. T. L. P. Langhorne, mounting twenty 18-pounder carronades and six smaller guns. the Essex was disguised as a merchantman. the Alert followed her for some time, and at length opened fire with three cheers from her people. Porter caused his ports to be knocked out in an instant, when hi...
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Essex 626 28 2 0 0 user votes
John Essex 2 0 0 0 0 user votes

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