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Confederate Mobile

Caldwell Delaney

Confederate Mobile

a pictorial history.

by Caldwell Delaney

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Published by Haunted Book Shop in Mobile .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mobile (Ala.)
    • Subjects:
    • Mobile (Ala.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Pictorial works.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF334.M6 D37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination360 p. (chiefly illus.)
      Number of Pages360
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5707909M
      LC Control Number70172006

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      Battle of Mobile Bay The Civil War brought an end to Mobile's prosperity, as a U.S. naval blockade stifled foreign trade. In August , Union admiral David Farragut's fleet of ships broke through Confederate defenses and entered Mobile Bay. The city itself was spared the devastation of other southern ports such as Charleston and New Orleans, but in late May , a waterfront armory with .   Confederates: A Novel - Ebook written by Thomas Keneally. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Confederates: A Novel.

        In her book, Dixie’s Daughters, Cox explains how the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) erected monuments to “transform military defeat into a political and cultural victory, where states’ rights and white supremacy remained intact.” The UDC “believed they could vindicate their Confederate ancestors,” Cox argues. Confederate Shipyards. By Gary McQuarrie, Managing Editor Neil P. Chatelain. OVERVIEW. When the Civil War started, the Confederate states did not have the facilities needed to construct or equip warships. 1 The first centers of shipbuilding in the Confederacy were coastal cities that were also significant shipping ports–Norfolk, Charleston, Savannah, Mobile, and New Orleans.


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Confederate Mobile by Caldwell Delaney Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Confederate Mobile" is written largely in a campaign summary format. The writing appears mostly objective with only a slight Southern political bias, and the bibliography indicates deep research; but the book fails to deliver the fruits of the research in a complete or entertaining manner/5(2).

Confederate Mobile book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This volume provides a history of the Alabama port of Mobile during the /5. Confederate Mobile is an indispensable and thoroughly researched volume on Mobile’s role in the Confederacy It will prove an invaluable guide to anyone wishing to understand wartime Mobile and the military maneuvers involved in defending the important southern port.”—Florida Historical Quarterly.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hamilton, Peter J. (Peter Joseph), Little boy in Confederate Mobile. Mobile, Ala. The Municipal Archives also Confederate Mobile book numerous maps showing Confederate fortifications in Mobile and area campsites, as well as several prints illustrating the Battle of Mobile Bay.

Raphael Semmes (). Erik Overbey Collection, The Doy Leale McCall Rare Book and Manuscript Library. MOBILE PUBLIC LIBRARY, LOCAL HISTORY AND GENEALOGY DIVISION. Mobile, Alabama during the American Civil War was an important port city on the Gulf of Mexico for the Confederate States of America.

Mobile fell to the Union Army late in the war following successful attacks on the defenses of Mobile Bay by the Union Navy.

This work covers the real grounds for the Confederacy's failure to build a successful navy. The South's major problems with shipbuilding concerned facilities, materials, and labour. Each of these subjects is discussed, and the text concludes by joining these problems to the issues of the Civil War.2/5(1).

It’s a well-researched book written to commemorate a small portion of the thousands of Confederate war memorials erected in honor of the Confederate Soldier before they are removed or destroyed. pages is devoted to these essential elements of history from Texas to the Carolinas, Illinois to s: A Soldier’s Recollections: Leaves from the Diary of a Young Confederate $ Add to cart; A Virginia Girl in the Civil War $ Add to cart; America History for Home Schools, toWith a Focus on Our Civil War $ Add to cart; Bringing Back the Black Robed Regiment – Book $ Add to cart; Confederate View of the.

The Confederate States of America was a collection of 11 states that seceded from the United States in following the election of President. Story at a glance.

A Confederate statue was removed Friday morning in Mobile, Ala. This follows the removal of multiple other memorials hearkening to black oppression in the U.S. The book covers a relatively short period in the war and follows several characters, from lowly foot soldiers through to the Confederate General Stonewall Jackson.

Kenneally manages to capture the horror of the battles along with the minutiae of human experience as well as explaining the rationale for the South wanting to secede from the Union.4/5(64).

Mobilestrategic port and rail center --An array of military commanders --Failed federal hoes of attacking Mobile --Strengthening Mobile's defenses, --Defense work continues, --Defenses deemed inadequate --Civilian life in wartime Mobile --ROle of blacks in Mobile's defense --Blockade running into Mobile --Naval and military.

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