John Wiley & Sons
In July 1864 as Confederate general Jubal Early's 14,000-man army threatened to invade Washington, D.C., the Union naval ship U.S.S. Malvern hurriedly steamed up the Potomac River to aid in the national capital's defense. When she arrived on July 14, no enemy could be seen, so a party of t....
Gannon, James P.
"All Hands On Deck: Rediscovered Vignettes And Drawings Of The Union Navy,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 1
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