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The Navy In The Civil War

The Blockade And The Cruisers

by James Russell Soley

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Novelty

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11924714M
    ISBN 101430447850
    ISBN 109781430447856

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Not much is wrttien about the Navy in the Civil War. This book provides a good look at both the "blue water" navy and what would become known as the "Brown water" Navy on both sides. We sometimes forget that the Confederates were also Americans and their thoughts and advances contributed to the total development of the by: 5.

I received a book which on the cover was labelled The Naval History of the Civil War. The text is a book on religion among early Native Americans, not the book identified on the cover. Read more/5(12). Popular Books on Civil War Navy War on the waters: the Union and Confederate navy, – This book narrates to The Reader the strategic impact of The civil war at sea.

This is one of the best books on Civil War Navy and it brings about a fascinating narration of the Abraham Lincoln and. The navy in the civil war Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).

Discover the best U.S. Civil War Naval Operations History in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. The Union Navy cost just one twelfth of the United States' expenses for the Civil War, yet its contribution to defeating the Confederacy far outstripped its cost.

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Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. The Civil War on the Mississippi: Union Sailors, Gunboat Captains, and the Campaign to Control the River (Hardcover) by. Barbara Brooks Tomblin. (shelved 1 time as civil-war-navy). The links below represent a sampling of online resources throughout the NHHC site on the Civil War.

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Received wisdom suggests that the American Civil War was an almost all-army affair, with the navies reduced to something of a sideshow—occasionally spectacular but ultimately moot. [1] Certainly the vast majority of participants North and South fought their battles on land: about million men served in the armies as compared to a mere.

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Guide to Federal Archives Relating to the Civil War. Washington: National Archives, National Archives and Records Service, General Services Administration, pp. The Navy in the Civil War. New York: Scribner, 3 vols. (Reprinted by Blue & Grey; by B. Franklin). Vol.

1, The Blockade and the Cruisers by James R. Soley. Outstanding book. You are not going to find a better in-depth history of the navy in the Civil War.

User Review - Flag as inappropriate. I have JUSt started reading this book and am just hitting chapter 4 and am absolutly tickled with it. If it keeps being this well done, if a little one sided, and blunt, i will have to give it more stars.

keep 5/5(2). Search the Library's Online Public Access Catalog to find holdings of general books on the Civil War era, including military histories, bibliographies, and guides to other state and private archives.

Many books about the Civil War are shelved in the Archives I Library in Library of Congress classifications EE, U (military science), F. The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a civil war in the United States from tofought between the northern United States (loyal to the Union) and the southern United States (that had seceded from the Union and formed the Confederacy).

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Under two flags: the American Navy in the Civil War User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. This is a very readable history of action on the seas during the Civil War.

More than a mere military account, it provides a vivid picture of how, out of the chaos of war, the U.S. Navy. The U.S.N.L.P. Handbook for Civil War Navy Reenactors (4th edition) Sales of the USNLP Handbook are now made through The 4th edition Handbook is pages in length, but contains all the information of the pp laser-printed edition we offered before this.

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