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The Resource Sultana : surviving civil war, prison, and the worst maritime disaster in American history, Alan Huffman

Sultana : surviving civil war, prison, and the worst maritime disaster in American history, Alan Huffman

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Sultana : surviving civil war, prison, and the worst maritime disaster in American history
Title
Sultana
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surviving civil war, prison, and the worst maritime disaster in American history
Statement of responsibility
Alan Huffman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the tragic sinking of the Civil War steamboat describes how it was carrying an overload of paroled Union soldiers, the boiler explosions that ended the lives of more than 1,700 passengers, and the experiences of its survivors
Biography type
contains biographical information
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305033
Cataloging source
DLC
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Huffman, Alan
Dewey number
973.7/71
Index
index present
LC call number
E595.S84
LC item number
H84 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Sultana (Steamboat)
  • Steamboat disasters
  • Soldiers
  • Prisoners of war
  • Tolbert, Romulus
  • Maddox, John Christian
  • Elliott, J. Walter
  • Cahaba Federal Prison (Cahaba, Ala.)
  • Andersonville Prison
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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surviving Civil War, prison, and the worst maritime disaster in American history
Label
Sultana : surviving civil war, prison, and the worst maritime disaster in American history, Alan Huffman
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-287) and index
Contents
Midstream, April 27, 1865 -- Getting there -- War -- The raids -- Somewhere, the little brother -- Captured -- Cahaba -- Andersonville -- Going off alone -- Release -- Sold up the river -- The disaster -- In a dead man's pocket -- The beginning of the end -- Home
Control code
ocn232978165
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 300 p.
Isbn
9780061470547
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008038813
System control number
(OCoLC)232978165
Label
Sultana : surviving civil war, prison, and the worst maritime disaster in American history, Alan Huffman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-287) and index
Contents
Midstream, April 27, 1865 -- Getting there -- War -- The raids -- Somewhere, the little brother -- Captured -- Cahaba -- Andersonville -- Going off alone -- Release -- Sold up the river -- The disaster -- In a dead man's pocket -- The beginning of the end -- Home
Control code
ocn232978165
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 300 p.
Isbn
9780061470547
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008038813
System control number
(OCoLC)232978165

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