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Product Description: When the CSS Virginia (Merrimack) slowly steamed down the Elizabeth River toward Hampton Roads on March 8, 1862, the tide of naval warfare turned from wooden sailing ships to armored, steam-powered vessels. Little did the ironclad's crew realize that their makeshift warship would achieve the greatest Confederate naval victory...read more

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9781609495800 | History Pr, March 4, 2012, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: When the CSS Virginia (Merrimack) slowly steamed down the Elizabeth River toward Hampton Roads on March 8, 1862, the tide of naval warfare turned from wooden sailing ships to armored, steam-powered vessels.

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9781626192935 | History Pr, August 23, 2013, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: When the CSS Virginia (Merrimack) slowly steamed down the Elizabeth River toward Hampton Roads on March 8, 1862, the tide of naval warfare turned from wooden sailing ships to armored, steam-powered vessels.

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Product Description: The battle at Big Bethel Church, known as the Civil War's first land battle, was a baptism of fire for a nation newly torn apart by civil war. Northern and Southern soldiers alike could not imagine how fiery passions and technological advances would collide into America's bloodiest war, all beginning that hot, cloudless day at Bethel, as the shells burst among the smartly clad Zouaves...read more

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9781609493547 | History Pr, May 31, 2011, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: The battle at Big Bethel Church, known as the Civil War's first land battle, was a baptism of fire for a nation newly torn apart by civil war.

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Product Description: The United States Navy's first ironclad warship rose to glory during the Battle of Hampton Roads on March 9, 1862, but there's much more to know about the USS Monitor. Historian John Quarstein has painstakingly compiled bits of historical data gathered through years of research to present the first comprehensive picture of the lives of the officers and crew who served faithfully in an iron ship unlike any vessel previously known...read more

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9781596294554, titled "The Monitor Boys: The Crew of Union's First Ironclad" | History Pr, March 8, 2011, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: The United States Navy's first ironclad warship rose to glory during the Battle of Hampton Roads on March 9, 1862, but there's much more to know about the USS Monitor.

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Product Description: One of history's greatest naval engagements, the Battle of Hampton Roads, occurred on March 8 and 9, 1862. On the first morning, the Confederate ironclad the CSS Virginia, formerly known as the Merrimack, sank two Union wooden warships, proving the power of the armored vessels over the traditional sailing ships...read more

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9781596291188 | History Pr, February 28, 2007, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: One of history's greatest naval engagements, the Battle of Hampton Roads, occurred on March 8 and 9, 1862.

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Product Description: Battle of the Ironclads brings to life the dramatic events which occurred in Hampton Roads on March 8 and 9, 1862. This first battle between armored vessels, often called the Monitor-Merrimack engagement, is perhaps the most significant naval event of the entire Civil War...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780738501130 | Arcadia Pub, November 1, 1999, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Battle of the Ironclads brings to life the dramatic events which occurred in Hampton Roads on March 8 and 9, 1862.

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By Sarah Goldberger (contributor), J. Michael Moore (contributor), John V. Quarstein and Tim Smith (contributor)

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9780738568867 | Arcadia Pub, February 18, 1999, cover price $19.99

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Product Description: Fort Monroe: The Key to the South is a powerful pictorial portraying the exciting history of the only fort in the Upper South to remain under Union control throughout the Civil War. Strategically located on Old Point Comfort guarding the entrance to Hampton Roads and dominating the lower Chesapeake Bay, Fort Monroe quickly became a Federal bastion within the Confederacy and influenced many of the Civil War's greatest events...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780738501147 | Arcadia Pub, November 1, 1998, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Fort Monroe: The Key to the South is a powerful pictorial portraying the exciting history of the only fort in the Upper South to remain under Union control throughout the Civil War.

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9780738544380 | Reprint edition (Arcadia Pub, November 1, 1997), cover price $21.99

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