Blue & Gray at Sea: Naval Memoirs of the Civil War
Blue & Gray at Sea: Naval Memoirs of the Civil War by -
Blue & Gray at Sea: Naval Memoirs of the Civil War Author: -
Title: Blue & Gray at Sea: Naval Memoirs of the Civil War
ISBN: 0765308967
ISBN13: 978-0765308962
Other Formats: lrf rtf mobi azw
Pages: 448 pages
Publisher: Forge Books; 1 edition (December 1, 2004)
Language: English
Category: Biographies & Memoris
Size PDF version: 1624 kb
Size EPUB version: 1836 kb
Subcategory: Leaders & Notable People




Excerpted memoirs included are:- Incidents and Anecdotes of the Cival War by Admiral Porter, including sections dealing with the political schism of the navy at the war's outbreak, as well as accounts of various naval campaigns around the gulf.- Recollections of a Rebel Reefer by James Morris Morgan , the memoir of a midshipman's coming of age in the Confederate navy including his part in the retreat further south of CSA President Jefferson Davis and his family.- Autobiography of George Dewey, Admiral of the Navy by Admiral George Dewey who, while a wet-behind-the-ears lieutenant, served under the legendary naval master and Lincoln's Admiral David Farragut.- Two years on the Alabama by Arthur Sinclair- CSS Shenandoah: The Memoirs of LT. Commanding James I. Waddell