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From Cape Charles to Cape Fear, From Cape Charles to Cape Fear, 081730679X, 0-8173-0679-X, 978-0-8173-0679-3, 9780817306793, , , From Cape Charles to Cape Fear, 0817350195, 0-8173-5019-5, 978-0-8173-5019-2, 9780817350192, , , From Cape Charles to Cape Fear, 0817390995, 0-8173-9099-5, 978-0-8173-9099-0, 9780817390990,

From Cape Charles to Cape Fear
The North Atlantic Blockading Squadron during the Civil War
by Robert M. Browning Jr.

Hardcover
1993. 472 pp.
978-0-8173-0679-3
Price:  $59.95 s
Quality Paper
2003. 470 pp.
978-0-8173-5019-2
Price:  $39.95 s
E Book
2016. 470 pp.
978-0-8173-9099-0
Price:  $39.95 d

Examines naval logistics, tactics, and strategy employed by the Union blockade off the Atlantic coast of the Confederacy.

 


Robert M. Browning Jr. is Chief Historian of the United States Coast Guard and author of Success Is All that Was Expected: The South Atlantic Blockading Squadron during the Civil War.

 


"[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

1994 John Lyman Award, sponsored by North American Society for Oceanic History
1993 Jefferson Davis Award, sponsored by Museum of the Confederacy

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