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Merrimack (Frigate)

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Works: 323 works in 498 publications in 1 language and 19,023 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  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 )
    7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,294 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 )
    5 editions published between 1975 and 1995 in English and held by 1,293 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
    Ironclads of the Civil War by Frank Robert Donovan( Book )
    1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 821 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
    Big bad ironclad! : a Civil War steamship showdown by Nathan Hale( Book )
    3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 806 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 799 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
    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 798 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 718 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
    Armored giants : a novel of the Civil War by F. van Wyck Mason( Book )
    2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
    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
    The story of the Monitor and the Merrimac by R. Conrad Stein( Book )
    2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 542 libraries worldwide
    An account of the naval duel fought in the Chesapeake Bay between the opposing ironclads of the North and the South
    Tin can on a shingle by William Chapman White( Book )
    4 editions published between 1957 and 1990 in English and held by 536 libraries worldwide
    Aboard the USS Monitor: 1862; the letters of Acting Paymaster William Frederick Keeler, U.S. Navy, to his wife, Anna by William Frederick Keeler( Book )
    3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
    Eben Tyne, powdermonkey by Patricia Beatty( Book )
    1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
    A thirteen-year-old powdermonkey in the Confederate navy joins the crew of the ironclad Merrimack in a mission to break the Union blockade of Norfolk harbor
    Ironclad : the Monitor and the Merrimack by Arthur Mokin( Book )
    3 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
    History of the ironclads--the Monitor and the Merrimack during the Civil War and how their technology revolutionized navies around the world
    Battle of the ironclads : the Monitor and the Merrimack by Alden R Carter( Book )
    1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
    Examines the construction, battles, and technological and historical impact of the Civil War battleships, the Monitor and the Merrimac
    Man of the Monitor; the story of John Ericsson by Jean Lee Latham( Book )
    1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
    A biography of the Swedish-American engineer credited with over 2000 inventions as well as the design and construction of several types of boats. History remembers him for the construction of the Monitor, the little ironclad warship that held its own against the Merrimack
    Ironclad! : a true story of the Civil War by Seymour Reit( Book )
    1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
    Presents the historic Civil War battle between two ironclad ships, the Merrimac and the Monitor, from the viewpoint of a youth serving aboard the Monitor
    The Monitor versus the Merrimac : ironclads at war! by Dan Abnett( Book )
    4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
    In graphic novel format, recounts the battle and historical impact of the Civil War battleships, the Monitor and the Virginia, known to Union forces as the Monitor and the Merrimack, focusing on the Battle of Hampton Roads
    Iron and heavy guns : duel between the Monitor and Merrimac by Gene A Smith( Book )
    3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
    Describes the battle of Hampton Roads during the Civil War
    The Monitor and the Merrimac; both sides of the story by John Lorimer Worden( Book )
    8 editions published between 1912 and 2009 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
 
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controlled identity Virginia (Ironclad)

Merrimac (Frigate)
USS Merrimack
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English (60)
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