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The Resource War on the waters : the Union and Confederate navies, 1861-1865, James M. McPherson

War on the waters : the Union and Confederate navies, 1861-1865, James M. McPherson

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War on the waters : the Union and Confederate navies, 1861-1865
Title
War on the waters
Title remainder
the Union and Confederate navies, 1861-1865
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James M. McPherson
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Language
eng
Summary
McPherson recounts how the Union navy's blockade of the Confederate coast, leaky as a sieve in the war's early months, became increasingly effective as it choked off vital imports and exports. Meanwhile, the Confederate navy, dwarfed by its giant adversary, demonstrated daring and military innovation
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Title
War on the waters
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Summary
Recounts the naval campaigns of the Civil War, discussing the daring and innovation of the Confederate navy in sinking Union ships, and the Union navy's blockade of the Confederate coast and victories in some of the war's most strategic battles
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Pace
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10133419
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/5
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
E591
LC item number
.M44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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The Littlefield history of the Civil War era
Target audience
adult
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the Union and Confederate navies, 1861-1865
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the Union and Confederate navies, 1861-1865
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James M. McPherson
War on the waters : the Union and Confederate navies, 1861-1865, James M. McPherson
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War on the waters : the Union and Confederate navies, 1861-1865, James M. McPherson
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Mobilizing for war -- Establishing the blockade -- We've got New Orleans -- The river war in 1861-1862 -- The Confederacy strikes back -- Nothing but disaster -- A most signal defeat -- Unvexed to the sea -- Ironclads, torpedoes, and salt, 1863-1864 -- From the Red River to Cherbourg -- Damn the torpedoes
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ocn778990997
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Edition
Dover Public Library copy DONATED IN MEMORY OF JOHN A. "TONY" BROGAN , September 2012.
Extent
277 p.
Isbn
9780807835883
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012007160
Other physical details
ill. (maps)

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