1864 1ed Alabama & Sumter Navy Battles Blockades Civil War Confederate Semmes
Alabama & Sumter Navy Battles Blockades Civil War Confederate Semmes. He published a collection of memoirs and war reminiscences describing his service in the navy during the Civil War; however, his works are primarily looked at as a defense of his actions during the Confederacys inevitable loss, or Lost Cause. The Cruise of the Alabama and the Sumter was compiled from the diary and other documents of Captain Semmes. It contains descriptions of events which took place during the Civil War following the battles, routes and blockades of the ships Alabama and Sumter. The cruise of the Alabama and the Sumter: from the private journals and other papers of Commander R. Carelton Publisher; London: Saunders, Otley, and Co. Collation: Complete with all pages.
References: Howes S 285; Nevins I 233; Sabin 79077. Binding: Hardcover; tight & secure. 7.5in X 5in (19cm x 13cm). The item "1864 1ed Alabama & Sumter Navy Battles Blockades Civil War Confederate Semmes" is in sale since Friday, February 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".
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- Binding: Hardcover
- Original/Facsimile: Original
- Language: English
- Year Printed: 1864
- Place of Publication: London
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Publisher: Saunders, Otley, and Co
- Region: Europe
- Author: SEMMES, Raphael
- Modified Item: No
- Subject: Military & War
- Topic: Civil War (1861-65)
- Special Attributes: 1st Edition