Barnhart Jr., Donald I.
June 2000
Civil War Times Illustrated;Jun2000, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p46
Chronicles the role of the Confederacy's first operational warship, the C.S.S. Manassas, during the American Civil War. Features of the warship; Development of the ship; Encounter with the Union's ship `Richmond'; Major General Mansfield Lovell's command of the Confederate ground and naval forces at New Orleans; Collision with the Federal steamer `Mississippi.'


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