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The Civil War ram fleet

Author: John Bowman; Ohio County Public Library (Wheeling, W. Va.)
Publisher: 2011.
Series: Lunch with books.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English
Database:WorldCat
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Historian Jown Bowman discussed his new book Steamboats on the western rivers in the Civil War. In a segment called 'Charles Ellet, Jr., civil engineer, war strategist and creator of the Civil War ram fleet,' Mr. Bowman explained Ellet's ambitions and efforts to have the Navy accept his steamboat ram idea for use during the war.
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Named Person: Alfred Washington Ellet
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Bowman; Ohio County Public Library (Wheeling, W. Va.)
OCLC Number: 739703608
Notes: Lunch with Books, Ohio County Public Library, March 29, 2011.
Description: 1 videodisc (approx. 1 hr.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: Lunch with books.
Responsibility: with John Bowman.

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Historian Jown Bowman discussed his new book Steamboats on the western rivers in the Civil War. In a segment called 'Charles Ellet, Jr., civil engineer, war strategist and creator of the Civil War ram fleet,' Mr. Bowman explained Ellet's ambitions and efforts to have the Navy accept his steamboat ram idea for use during the war.

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