Item #29648 MONITOR; The Story of the Legendary Civil War Ironclad and the Man Whose Invention Changed the Course of History. James Tertius deKay.

MONITOR; The Story of the Legendary Civil War Ironclad and the Man Whose Invention Changed the Course of History.

London: Pimlico/Random House, 1999. Reprint. Paperback. 4 1/2 x 7, 247 pgs, index, b&w historical illustrations. A stirring account of the famous battle between the Monitor and Merrimac and its consequences both for the Civil War and the future of naval warfare. Makes the technological story of the Monitor's design and construction by the ingenious John Ericsson understandable and exciting. This is an important book for everyone interested in naval history as well as for Civil War buffs. Very Good+. Item #29648
ISBN: 0712665390

Price: $5.00

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