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Battle of the Ironclads

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Published by Compass Point Books in Mankato .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24308074M
ISBN 109780756519322
OCLC/WorldCa166227607

Big Bad Ironclad! covers the history of the amazing ironclad steam warships used in the Civil War. From the ships inventor, An alternate cover edition can be found here. Each of the books in Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales has elements of the strange but true and is presented in an engaging, funny format, highlighting the larger-than-life /5. The subsequent battle between the two ironclads was generally interpreted as a victory for the Monitor, however, and produced feelings of combined relief and exultation in the North. While the battle was indecisive, it is difficult to exaggerate the profound effect on morale that was produced in both regions.

Check out this great listen on "We of the Monitor think, and still think, that we had gained a great victory. This the Confederates have denied." (S. Dana Greene) On March 8, , the newest era of naval warfare began. That day the CSS Virginia, an ironclad created out of. Duel Between the First Ironclads is a concise yet detailed study of the early iron ships of the civil war. Although the material covered in the book should be manageable for a wide audience, some background knowledge of naval history and ship design would be helpful for readers, especially in Davis’s detailed description of each ship.

Battle of the ironclads: the Monitor and the Merrimack. [Alden R Carter] -- Examines the construction, battles, and technological and historical impact of the Civil War battleships, the Monitor and the Merrimac. The two ironclads then settled down to a close range slug-fest, both landing hits that took little effect. After several hours of close combat, Monitor disengaged and headed for the safety of shallower waters, its commander temporarily blinded by a shell that exploded near the viewing slit of the pilothouse. Virginia, short on ammunition and conscious of the retreating tide, retired to .


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Battle of the Ironclads by John V. Quarstein One of history's greatest naval engagements, the MarchBattle of Hampton Roads, forever changed naval warfare. When the Confederates secured Gosport Navy Yard in Portsmouth, Virginia on Ap they recognized that it provided them with the wherewithal to create an ironclad.

Final review, first posted on Fantasy Literature. Ironclads was published on November 7, in a special limited hardback edition; the Kindle edition will be published on Decem In Ironclads (), the gap between the haves and have-nots has become drastically wider in this near-future novella, especially in the military, where its become popular for rich young men, /5.On March 8,the world's first ironclad ship, CSS Virginia, destroyed two wooden-hulled U.S.

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