The River Battles that Split the Confederacy.
Coombe. The introduction of Union ironclad vessels on the Mississippi River was a menacing threat to the western Confederacy. In this book, you'll read how they effectively pummeled the river defenses at Forts Henry and Donelson, at New Orleans and at Vicksburg to bring about the collapse of the Confederacy's western defenses. 260 pages, B&W photographs and maps, 6"x 9", hardcover.