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Confederate ironclads at war

Author: R Thomas Campbell
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This account covers the design, construction and engagements of the Confederate ironclads and describes the ingenuity and courage, as well as the challenges and frustrations of their "too little, too late" service"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
Naval history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R Thomas Campbell
ISBN: 9781476676401 1476676402
OCLC Number: 1083175317
Description: 268 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Introduction : the ironclad program --
The CSS Manassas, the first ironclad --
The CSS Cirginia at Hampton Roads --
The CSS Mississippi and Louisiana at New Orleans --
A volcano of fire : the CSS Arkansas --
The White Hall ironclad --
The Cornfield ironclad --
Disaster at Wilmington --
The blockade is broken --
The CSS Tennessee at Mobile Bay --
The ordeal of the Savannah Squadron --
Trent's reach and the destruction --
Of the James River Ironclads --
An Ironclad at Shreveport --
The CSS Jackson --
The last ironclad, the CSS Stonewall --
Some final thoughts.
Responsibility: R. Thomas Campbell.

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Offers an account of the design, construction, and engagements of the Confederate Navy's ironclad warships. It is a perplexing story. On the one hand, it is the description of vision, ingenuity, and  Read more...

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