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Civil War sea battles

seafights and shipwrecks in the war between the states

by Edward Stokes Miller

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Published by Combined Books in Conshohocken, PA .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Naval operations

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-248) and index.

      StatementEdward Stokes Miller.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE591 .M53 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination252 p. :
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL783714M
      ISBN 100938289527
      LC Control Number95015825

      American Civil War - American Civil War - The naval war: While the Federal armies actually stamped out Confederate land resistance, the increasingly effective Federal naval effort must not be overlooked. If Union sea power did not win the war, it enabled the war to be won. When hostilities opened, the U.S. Navy numbered 90 warships, of which only 42 were in commission, and many of these were. To commemorate the th Anniversary of the Civil War, the vision of the National Park Service has been to go beyond the well-known battles and heroes and tell the lesser-known stories in order to make this critical event in the nation's history more relevant to more people.

      Now, for the first time in book form, they have collected the maps of some of the most iconic battles of the Eastern Theater of the Civil War into one volume. From First Bull Run to the Surrender at Appomattox Court House, you can follow the major actions of the Eastern Theater from start to finish utilizing this unparalleled collection. Sherman's March to the Sea (also known as the Savannah Campaign or simply Sherman's March) was a military campaign of the American Civil War conducted through Georgia from November 15 until Decem , by Maj. Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman of the Union campaign began with Sherman's troops leaving the captured city of Atlanta on November 15 and ended with the Location: Georgia.

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