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Lincoln and his admirals : Abraham Lincoln, the U.S. Navy, and the Civil War / Craig L. Symonds.

Symonds, Craig L. (Author).
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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg 973.7092 SYM (Text) 32826011533379 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch 973.7092.c Symonds, Craig (Text) 78294000221032 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Linton PL - Linton 973.7 SYM (Text) 30149000861988 Non-Fiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Grandview Branch 973.7092 Sym (Text) 70741300100541 Reference Available -

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  • ISBN: 0195310225 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780195310221 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780199751570
  • Physical Description: xiv, 430 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2008.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-416) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
1861: GETTING UNDER WAY. "What have I done wrong?": Lincoln and the Fort Sumter crisis -- "A competent force": Lincoln and the blockade -- "No affront to the British flag": Lincoln and the Trent affair -- 1862: CHARTING A COURSE. "Rain and the rebels out": Lincoln and the River war -- "It strikes me there's something in it": Lincoln and the Monitor -- "We cannot escape history": Lincoln and the contrabands -- 1863: TROUBLED WATERS. "The peninsula all over again": Lincoln, Charleston, and Vicksburg -- "I shall have to cut this know": Lincoln as adjudicator -- "Peace does not appear so distant as it did": Lincoln and the wartime politics -- 1864: FULL SPEED AHEAD. "A worthy object": Lincoln and the Red River campaign -- "A vote of thanks" Lincoln and the politics of promotion -- "I must refer you to General Grant": Lincoln relinquishes the conn -- 1865: FINAL HARBOR. Epilogue: "Thank God that I have lived to see this": Lincoln and the end of the war.
Subject: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 > Military leadership.
Welles, Gideon, 1802-1878.
Fox, Gustavus Vasa, 1821-1883.
United States. Navy > History > 19th century.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Naval operations.

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