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Unformatted text preview: nd largest Merchant Marine largest Merchant Marine) Election of 1796 Adams Administration: Quasi war with France: French taking US ships French demanded loan & bribe before negotiating -XYZ affair US cut off trade, abrogated Treaty of 1778 US Navy formally created in 1798 US Navy to capture French privateers on high seas Unit 2 Lecture Two Hollinger 1301 8 Constitution Class High-tech Frigates Augmented through privateers as naval militia...
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2008 for the course HISTORY 1301 taught by Professor Hollinger during the Fall '08 term at Tarrant County.
- Fall '08
- US History