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Battle on the Bay: The Civil War Struggle for Galveston

Edward T. Cotham, Jr. - History - 2010
The Civil War history of Galveston is one of the last untold stories from America's bloodiest war, despite the fact that Galveston was a focal point of hostilities throughout ...
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Sabine Pass: The Confederacy's Thermopylae

Edward T. Cotham, Jr. - History - 2010
In an 1882 speech, former Confederate president Jefferson Davis made an exuberant claim: "That battle at Sabine Pass was more remarkable than the battle at Thermopylae." Indeed ...
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Farragut: America's First Admiral

Robert J. Schneller - History - 2002 - 128 pages
˘Damn the torpedoes! Full speed ahead!÷ With those words, David Glasgow Farragut led a fleet of Union warships into Mobile Bay, where he achieved one of the most celebrated ...
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The Sea Eagle: The Civil War Memoir of LCdr. William B. Cushing, U.S.N.

Alden R. Carter - History - 2009 - 184 pages
William Barker Cushing is considered one of the navy's greatest heroes of the Civil War. After his expulsion from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1861, Cushing managed to get an ...
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The Diary of a Civil War Marine: Private Josiah Gregg

Adrienne Sachse, Wesley Moody - History - 2012 - 158 pages
The Diary of a Civil War Marine: Private Josiah Gregg is a rare firsthand account of a United States Marine during the Civil War, written within hours of the events described ...
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Gunsmoke Over the Atlantic: First Naval Actions of the Civil War

Jack Coombe - History - 2008 - 288 pages
On April 12, 1861, the Civil War began when shots were fired on an unfinished fort in Charleston Harbor. From that thunderous opening salvo, the naval battles to control the ...
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Strangling the Confederacy

Kevin Dougherty - History - 2014 - 239 pages
While the Civil War is mainly remembered for its epic battles between the Northern and Southern armies, the Union was simultaneously waging another campaign-dubbed 'Anaconda ...
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The Civil War at Sea

Craig L. Symonds - History - 2009 - 201 pages
Presents a history of both the Union and Confederate navies with information on such topics as key events, the impact of new technology, the Union's blockade, and principal ...
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The USS Carondelet: A Civil War Ironclad on Western Waters

Myron J. Smith, Jr. - History - 2010 - 288 pages
"The USS Carondelet had a revolutionary design and was the most active of the Union's Civil War river ironclads. From Fort Henry through the siege of Vicksburg and the Red ...
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Opening of the Civil War

Eugene M. Wait - History - 1999 - 291 pages
Opening of the Civil War is a complete account of the division of the Union from Lincoln's Election Day in November of 1860 to mid-June of 1861. Besides the various phases of ...
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