From Cape Charles to Cape Fear
The North Atlantic Blockading Squadron during the Civil War
Fire Ant Books
470 Pages, 6.12 x 9.25 x 1.60 in
- Published: July 2003
- Published: June 2016
Examines naval logistics, tactics, and strategy employed by the Union blockade off the Atlantic coast of the Confederacy.
"[This book] gives us the facts of creating a squadron; of conducting operations on small, inland waterways; of blockading the coast and controlling internal trade; of cooperating with the army in joint expeditions; and of supplying both army and navy in its area."—Journal of Southern History