Gate of Hell: Campaign for Charleston Harbor, 1863

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Univ of South Carolina Press, 1994 - History - 312 pages
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A graphic recreation of the Civil War battle made famous by the movie Glory.
  

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Gate of Hell is an excellent book. The subject is the campaign to capture Charleston, South Carolina in 1863. It begins with the abortive attempt by Admiral DuPont to take the city by naval assault ... Read full review

Gate of hell: campaign for Charleston Harbor, 1863

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Understand the intricacies of the fierce, bloody siege of Fort Sumter and Charleston, South Carolina, by Union forces in 1863, and the fundamentals of the Civil War become clear. A historian, teacher ... Read full review

Contents

Conclusion
205
The Roll of Battle
221
Notes
255
Bibliography
282
Index
298
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About the author (1994)

Stephen R. Wise is director of the Parris Island Marine Corps Museum and the author of Lifeline of the Confederacy: Blockade Running during the Civil War.

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