A Rage for Glory: The Life of Commodore Stephen Decatur, USN
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: May 2005
Duration: 8 hours 59 minutes
Acclaimed author James Tertius de Kay recounts the life of Commodore Stephen Decatur in the first new biography of the great naval hero in almost 70 years. De Kay draws on material unavailable to previous biographers to explore Decatur's extraordinary life. From his burning of the Philadelphia to his capture of the HMS Macedonian, Decatur demonstrated his legendary bravery at every turn.