- Author:John V. Quarstein
- Publisher:Arcadia Publishing; 1st edition (July 27, 1999)
- Pages:128 pages
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While Battle of the Ironclads is a visual history of the first battle between armored ships, it is also a saga of uncommon valor .
While Battle of the Ironclads is a visual history of the first battle between armored ships, it is also a saga of uncommon valor and leadership epitomized by Franklin Buchanan, George U. Morris, Samuel Dana Greene, and John Taylor Wood.
John V. Quarstein is an award-winning historian, preservationist, lecturer and author. The book concentrates on the ironclads of the American Civil War, as this was the time when they were being invented and first used. He served as director of the Virginia War Museum for over thirty years and, after retirement, continues to work as a historian for the city of Newport News. He is in demand as a speaker throughout the nation. It uses an interesting format of a chronological history combined with essays discussing some particular point of interest.
Civil War History Series. 11 primary works, 11 total works. The Battle of the Ironclads. by John V. Quarstein. Battle of the Ironclads brings to life th. ore. Shelve The Battle of the Ironclads.
The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a civil war in the United States from 1861 to 1865, fought between the northern United States (loyal to the Union) and the southern United States (that had seceded from the Union and formed the . .
The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a civil war in the United States from 1861 to 1865, fought between the northern United States (loyal to the Union) and the southern United States (that had seceded from the Union and formed the Confederacy). The civil war began primarily as a result of the long-standing controversy over the enslavement of black people.
Find nearly any book by John V. Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. The Civil War on the Virginia Peninsula (Images of America). ISBN 9780752409207 (978-0-7524-0920-7) Softcover, Arcadia, 1997. Find signed collectible books: 'The Civil War on the Virginia Peninsula (Images of America)'.
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The Civil War in the United States began in 1861, after decades of simmering tensions between northern and southern states over slavery, states’ rights and westward expansion. Eleven southern states seceded from the Union to form the Confederacy. Ultimately more than 620,000 Americans' lives were lost in the four-year war that ended in a Confederate defeat.
Together they have documented, with word and image, Fort Monroe's meaningful Civil War legacy.
Bibliography of American Civil War battles and campaigns. The American Civil War bibliography comprises books that deal in large part with the American Civil War. There are over 60,000 books on the war, with more appearing each month. There is no complete bibliography to the war; the largest guide to books is over 40 years old and lists over 6,000 titles. Note: This article forms part of Bibliography of the American Civil War.