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President Tyler, USS Princeton (1843), and the Peacemaker Explosion

Episode Summary

Stephen Phillips and author Stan Haynes discuss Haynes' historical novel, And Tyler No More, which includes a historically accurate account of USS Princeton (1843), the ship's technological innovations, and an ordnance accident that killed the Secretary of State, the Secretary of the Navy, and but for a song, likely would have killed President John Tyler.

Episode Notes

Website for Stan Haynes:

Stan Haynes on facebook: HERE.

Amazon book page for And Tyler No More:  HERE