The Resource Lincoln's admiral : the Civil War campaigns of David Farragut, James P. Duffy

Lincoln's admiral : the Civil War campaigns of David Farragut, James P. Duffy

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Lincoln's admiral : the Civil War campaigns of David Farragut
Title
Lincoln's admiral
Title remainder
the Civil War campaigns of David Farragut
Statement of responsibility
James P. Duffy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Recently discovered primary source material sheds new light on Farragut's life and times. The first full admiral in American naval history, he was small in stature and almost sixty years old at the outbreak of the Civil War. Yet Farragut possessed enormous courage and stamina. He led by example and became an inspiration to the entire nation. Thoroughly researched and compellingly written, Lincoln's Admiral examines Farragut's command of the most daring and important
  • Assignment of the Civil War: the mission to recapture the vital Southern port of New Orleans. With meticulous detail, Duffy deftly retraces the steps that led up to that critical campaign
Title
Lincoln's admiral
Creator
Subject
Genre
Biography type
individual biography
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178295
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.75092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E467.1.F23
LC item number
D84 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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the Civil War campaigns of David Farragut
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the Civil War campaigns of David Farragut
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James P. Duffy
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Lincolns admiral
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the Civil War campaigns of David Farragut
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Lincoln's admiral : the Civil War campaigns of David Farragut, James P. Duffy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-266) and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A lifetime of service -- The best command in the Navy -- "This is no time for prayer" -- The capture of New Orleans -- Running the Vicksburg batteries -- "Above Vicksburg" -- Free of the river -- Under the guns of Port Hudson -- "The Father of waters ..." -- Mobile Bay: the "brilliant achievement."
Control code
20145234
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 276 pages
Isbn
9780785820963
Lccn
96034986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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20145234
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm35262394
  • (OCoLC)35262394

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