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Merrimack (Frigate)

Works: 322 works in 510 publications in 1 language and 19,245 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence 
Classifications: E473.2, 973.752
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Publications about Merrimack (Frigate)
Most widely held works about Merrimack (Frigate)
    Iron thunder : the battle between the Monitor & the Merrimac : a Civil War novel by Avi( Book )
    8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,288 libraries worldwide
    Tom's job as an assistant to Captain John Ericsson, the inventor of the Monitor, makes him a target of Confederate spies
    Duel between the first ironclads by William C Davis( Book )
    6 editions published between 1975 and 1995 in English and held by 1,267 libraries worldwide
    The famous Civil War battle between the U.S.S. Monitor and the C.S.S. Virginia is revealed from contemporary journals and letters
    Big bad ironclad! : a Civil War steamship showdown by Nathan Hale( Book )
    3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 965 libraries worldwide
    "Big Bad Ironclad! covers the history of the amazing ironclad steam warships used in the Civil War. From the ship's inventor, who had a history of blowing things up and only 100 days to complete his project, to the mischievous William Cushing, who pranked his way through the whole war, this book is filled with surprisingly true facts and funny, brave characters that modern readers will easily relate to"--Publisher's web site
    Duel of the ironclads : the Monitor vs. the Virginia by Patrick O'Brien( Book )
    3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 798 libraries worldwide
    A description of the construction, battles, and historical impact of the Civil War battleships, the Monitor and the Virginia, known to Union forces as the Monitor and the Merrimack, which focuses on the Battle of Hampton Roads
    Ironclads of the Civil War by Frank R Donovan( Book )
    1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 789 libraries worldwide
    The race between the North and South during the Civil War to build and perfect ironclads; the battles between the Monitor and Merrimac and their effect on naval ship design. Grades 6-9
    That anvil of our souls : a novel of the Monitor and the Merrimack by David Poyer( Book )
    2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 765 libraries worldwide
    Against the backdrop of one of the Civil War's most historic military engagements on the sea, engineer Hubbard compromises his integrity to improve his financial situation and Catherine endures the loss of her daughter
    The Monitor and the Merrimac by Fletcher Pratt( Book )
    3 editions published between 1951 and 1965 in English and held by 705 libraries worldwide
    Authentic naval history of the Civil War is brought out in this account of an inventor, of proud ships and the men who made up the crews--H.W. Wilson
    Reign of iron : the story of the first battling ironclads, the Monitor and the Merrimack by James L Nelson( Book )
    3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 587 libraries worldwide
    Traces the events of the American Civil War naval battle between the nation's first non-wooden ships, documenting how breakthroughs in ironclad innovations contributed to the outcome of the conflict and discussing key individuals
    Armored giants : a novel of the Civil War by F. van Wyck Mason( Book )
    2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
    Tin can on a shingle by William Chapman White( Book )
    4 editions published between 1957 and 1990 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Virginia (Ironclad)

Merrimac (Frigate)
U.S.S. Merrimack
USS Merrimack
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