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The Confederate Navy

Philip Van Doren Stern

The Confederate Navy

a pictorial history.

by Philip Van Doren Stern

  • 353 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Confederate States of America. Navy.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Naval operations.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE596 .S8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination252 p.
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5854676M
      LC Control Number62015914

      Read these Words from Confederate Navy Officers, Seamen, & the Founder. CLICK HERE (This is an important insight as to how the CS Navy personnel viewed life after the war) * Address written correspondance to: John E. Ellis CS Navy Research Center P . In their book The Rebel and the Rose (), Wesley Millett and Gerald White tracked the path of that chunk of the Confederate treasure, part of which they believe one of the navy officials, James Author: Sarah Pruitt.

      A History of the Confederate Navy Raimondo Luraghi, Author US Naval Institute Press $45 (p) ISBN Buy this book One of the most prominent European scholars of the Civil War. Buy The Confederate Navy: The Ships, Men and Organization, by William N Still, Jr. (Editor) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

      According to the dress code of the Confederate Navy, shoulder straps were to be worn differently by each rank. [13] Admirals wore a shoulder strap of sky-blue cloth, edged with black, that was four inches long and one inch and three-eighths wide embroidered with gold one-quarter of an inch in width.   This book is a tribute to the men of the CSA Navy and Marines. It lists and describes all ships that were used by the CSA Navy, many with illustrations. It also lists the names and service records of the nearly 6, men who served in the CSA Navy and : Arthur Wyllie.


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The Confederate Navy by Philip Van Doren Stern Download PDF EPUB FB2

A History of the Confederate Navy is probably the only important book on the U.S. Civil War that was first written in Italian and then translated into English. Nonetheless, historian Raimondo Luraghi offers the fullest account to date of the South's naval activity.

He challenges the popular notion that the Confederate navy was a failure because it did not break the North's by: Although intended as a companion book to Lincoln's Navy: The Ships, Men and Organization, by Donald L.

Canney, this book is The Confederate Navy book very useful in conjunction with A History of the Confederate Navy by Raimondo Luraghi, which is the definitive book on the CS Navy/5(7). Hello, I wanted to point The Confederate Navy book to those interested that (after a long gestation) I managed to complete my book on the Confederate Navy.

I edited it through and it will be available in a few days, the book has pages and is in Italian, but contains over thirty uniforms' tables, with the double language Italian/English for the caption and description. A History of the Confederate Raimondo Luraghi.

Trans. Paolo E. Coletta. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, At the outbreak of the American Civil War a country divided in two had but one mighty navy which, for the most part, remained loyal to the parent Union.

This is a fascinating book. I know a lot about Confederate history, but I didn't know much about the Confederate Navy. This book provides a lot of information about people, ships, and places that I did not know.

I never knew that the Confederates were concerned about breaking the Union blockade at Appalachicola, FL/5. The Confederate States Naval Academy was an undergraduate academy in Richmond, Virginia of the Confederate States of America that educated and commissioned officers of the Confederate States CS Naval Academy was established by an act of the Congress of the Confederate States on Ap and graduated a number of midshipmen before being disbanded on May 2, in Campus: CSS Patrick Henry.

A history of the Confederate Navy. Raimondo Luraghi. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. LibraryThing Review User Review - ksmyth - LibraryThing. Luraghi's book has many strengths, such as a systemic examination of the Confederate Navy.

Luraghi sees the CSN as a whole piece, with a strategic vision, and a 3/5(1). The Civil War is often considered a “soldiers’ war,” but Life in Jefferson Davis’ Navy acknowledges the legacy of service of the officers and sailors of the Confederate States this full-length study, Barbara Brooks Tomblin addresses every aspect of a Confederate seaman’s life, from the risks of combat to the everyday routines which sustained those sailing for the stars and bars.

Confederate States Navy Plate showing Starboard "Diagram of the Rebel Ram Atlanta now on exhibition, foot of Washington Street, for the benefit of the Union volunteer refreshment saloon. Navy Department Library Rare Book Collection.

Iron Maidens and the Devil’s Daughters: US Navy Gunboats versus Confederate Gunners and Cavalry on the Tennessee and Cumberland Rivers, J. Patton Anderson, Confederate General: A Biography Jack Hinsons One Man War, A Civil War Sniper by McKenney, Tom.

Alphabetical listing of men who served as officers in the navy for the Confederate States during the Civil War, The listings include available biographical information, including birth and appointment dates, progression of rankings, naval appointments, and surrender or capture dates.

This category is for persons who served as officers in the Confederate States Navy during the American Civil War. Subcategories. This category has the following 4 subcategories, out of 4 total.

A Confederate States Navy admirals‎ (2 P) C Confederate States Navy captains‎ (17 P, 1 F). At the beginning of the Civil War, the Confederate Navy was a very small collection of nearly anything that would float -- mostly small, unmilitary vessels and a few captured Union ships; there was not one real warship in the fleet.

The North had men-of-war and a large fleet of merchant ships that could be armed quickly. As a result, the North was soon able to blockade the Southern coast and 4/5(1). CSS Shenandoah, formerly Sea King, later El Majidi, was an iron-framed, teak-planked, full-rigged sailing ship with auxiliary steam power chiefly known for her actions under Lieutenant Commander James Waddell as part of the Confederate navy during the American Civil War.

Shenandoah was originally a UK merchant vessel launched as Sea King on Augbut was later re-purposed as one of Decommissioned: November 6, 3 United States Navy, – 16 4 Confederate States Navy, – 22 5 Escape to Cuba, 41 6 Exile in Halifax, Nova Scotia, – 53 7 A Rebel’s Legacy PART TWO The Civil War Memoirs of a Confederate Exile: Writings of John Taylor Wood 8 The First Fight of Iron-Clads Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion.

Series I, Volume Operations: North Atlantic Blockade Squadron, May 6, Octo by Rawson, Edward K. & Charles W. Stewart and a great selection of related books, art. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Confederate Navy Quizzes and Facts by R.

Thomas Campbell (, Paperback) at the best online prices at. Originally published inThe Confederate Navy in Europe is the first full account of the European activities of the Confederate navy during the American Civil War, including information on the Southerners who procured naval vessels in Great Britain and France, the construction of the ships, and the legal and political impact on the European governments that assisted in the Confederate cause.

Despite never having historically represented the Confederate States of America as a country, nor having been officially recognized as one of its national flags, the rectangular Second Confederate Navy Jack and the Battle Flag of the Army of Northern Virginia are now flag types commonly referred to as the Confederate ed by: Nicola Marschall.

BOOK REVIEW – A Confederate Biography: The Cruise of the CSS Shenandoah June 3, 3 Comments Uncategorized book review, civil war, civil war navy, confederate navy, Diana ahmad, Dwight hughes, naval history.

This history of British assistance to the Confederate Navy covers that story in full and provides a close look at the British seamen who manned warships and blockade runners.

About the Author(s) Joseph McKenna is a former senior assistant librarian in the Central Library, Birmingham, England.NAVAL WAR RECORDS Office Memoranda No.

7 UNIFORM AND DRESS OF THE NAVY OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES US Office of Naval War Records Washington: Government Printing Office, UNIFORM AND DRESS OF THE NAVY OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES UNDRESS (SEA OFFICERS) COAT For a Flag Officer, shall be a frock coat of steel grey cloth, faced with the same .Full text of "Officers in the Confederate States navy, " See other formats.