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The Confederate Navy in Europe by Warren F. Spencer


The Confederate Navy in Europe by Warren F. Spencer

An account of the European activities of the Confederate navy during the American Civil War, including information on the Southerners who procured naval vessels in Great Britain and France, the construction of the ships, and the impact on the European governments that assisted the Confederates.


For the naval enthusiast this book provides a definitive insight into an important aspect of the war. --Blue and Gray Magazine Spencer analyzes Confederate naval strategy and the work of Confederate agents in the broad context of diplomatic, political, and economic affairs. . . . A major contribution to Civil War and naval history. --Journal of Southern History

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Publication date

28th February 1997


Warren F. Spencer

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The University of Alabama Press


288 pages


European history
Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900
History of the Americas
Naval forces & warfare
American Civil War



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