The Union Blockade In The American Civil War

Author: Michael Bonner
Editor: Univ Tennessee Press
ISBN: 9781621906704
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"This book re-examines multiple aspects of the Union blockade during the American Civil War. Michael Bonner and Peter McCord scrutinize the blockade's operation under international maritime law, its psychological effect on citizens of southern-port cities, and the actuality of blockade runners outside of Confederate lore. This deep examination of the blockade critiques the often uncritically accepted notion that the blockade was, by and large, extremely effective"--
The Union Blockade in the American Civil War
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Michael Bonner, Peter McCord
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Univ Tennessee Press

"This book re-examines multiple aspects of the Union blockade during the American Civil War. Michael Bonner and Peter McCord scrutinize the blockade's operation under international maritime law, its psychological effect on citizens of southern-port cities, and the actuality of blockade runners outside of Confederate lore. This deep examination of the
British Blockade Runners in the American Civil War
Language: en
Pages: 217
Authors: Joseph McKenna
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-16 - Publisher: McFarland

Perhaps more than all the campaigns of the Union armies, the Union naval blockade—covering all major Southern ports along 3,500 miles of coastline for the duration of the war—brought down the Confederacy. The daring exploits of Confederate blockade runners are well known—but many of them were British citizens operating out
Mersey Built: The Role of Merseyside in the American Civil War
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Robert Thorp
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-10 - Publisher: Vernon Press

‘Mersey Built’ chronicles the little-known commercial battle that raged between North and South during the American Civil War. The South relied on Europe for its military supplies, which the North tried to stop with a naval blockade of all Southern ports. The South retaliated by destroying Northern merchant ships on
The Union Blockade in the American Civil War
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Michael Brem Bonner, Peter McCord
Categories: Great Britain
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher:

"This book re-examines multiple aspects of the Union blockade during the American Civil War. Michael Bonner and Peter McCord scrutinize the blockade's operation under international maritime law, its psychological effect on citizens of southern-port cities, and the actuality of blockade runners outside of Confederate lore. This deep examination of the
Waters of Discord
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Rodman L. Underwood
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-10-28 - Publisher: McFarland

At the beginning of the American Civil War the Federal government imposed a blockade of the southern coast of the Confederate States of America, including the "dark corner of the Confederacy"--Texas. Much of the fighting in Texas during the Civil War took place in the state's coastal counties and the