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Defending South Carolina's coast: the Civil War from Georgetown to Little River 1 edition

Defending South Carolina's coast
Rick Simmons

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Defending South Carolina's coast
the Civil War from Georgetown to Little River
Rick Simmons.

Published 2009 by History Press in Charleston, SC .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

The North Island, South Island, Cat Island forts
"I deemed it prudent to surrender rather than have the men all shot down" : Fort Randall and operations at Little River
The plantation war : rice, salt, and contrabands
"He was hung immediately after capture": the assault on Murrells Inlet
Blockaders and blockade runners
"Well-constructed, and very formidable" : Battery White, Fort Wool, and Frazier's Point
"A vessel of war of some magnitude" : the Confederate gunboat C.S.S. Pee Dee
The eventful final days of the U.S.S. Harvest Moon
Appendix. timeline of Civil War related events from Georgetown to Little River.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
E470.65 .S56 2009

The Physical Object

p. cm.

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