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The Resource Wolf of the deep : Raphael Semmes and the notorious Confederate raider CSS Alabama, by Stephen Fox

Wolf of the deep : Raphael Semmes and the notorious Confederate raider CSS Alabama, by Stephen Fox

Label
Wolf of the deep : Raphael Semmes and the notorious Confederate raider CSS Alabama
Title
Wolf of the deep
Title remainder
Raphael Semmes and the notorious Confederate raider CSS Alabama
Statement of responsibility
by Stephen Fox
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1862, Confederate Captain Raphael Semmes took over the new warship the Alabama, and became the most hated and feared man along the Union coast, as well as a Confederate legend. Here is the tale of Captain Semmes's remarkable wartime exploits, told with a vivid sense of the excitement and danger of the time
Biography type
individual biography
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212173
Cataloging source
DLC
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Fox, Stephen R
Dewey number
  • 973.7/5092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E467.1.S47
LC item number
F68 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Semmes, Raphael
  • Alabama (Screw sloop)
  • Admirals
  • Ship captains
  • Confederate States of America
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Raphael Semmes and the notorious Confederate raider CSS Alabama
Label
Wolf of the deep : Raphael Semmes and the notorious Confederate raider CSS Alabama, by Stephen Fox
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0715/2007014668.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: Escape and debut -- The captain and the ship -- "A pirate on the high seas" -- For money and fighting -- Impacts : North and South -- Impacts : Anglo-America -- The turncoats -- Cape Town zenith -- The track of fire to Singapore -- Running down -- Cherbourg -- Afterward -- Epilogue: The Alabama found
Control code
ocn123232284
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9781400044290
Lccn
2007014668
System control number
(OCoLC)123232284
Label
Wolf of the deep : Raphael Semmes and the notorious Confederate raider CSS Alabama, by Stephen Fox
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0715/2007014668.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: Escape and debut -- The captain and the ship -- "A pirate on the high seas" -- For money and fighting -- Impacts : North and South -- Impacts : Anglo-America -- The turncoats -- Cape Town zenith -- The track of fire to Singapore -- Running down -- Cherbourg -- Afterward -- Epilogue: The Alabama found
Control code
ocn123232284
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9781400044290
Lccn
2007014668
System control number
(OCoLC)123232284

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