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Raising the Hunley

The Remarkable History and Recovery of the Lost Confederate Submarine

Raising the Hunley( )
Author: Hicks, Brian
Kropf, Schuyler
Publication Date:Mar 2002
Publisher:Random House Publishing Group
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $49.95
Book Description:

The history of the Confederate submarine H. L. Hunley is as astonishing as its disappearance. On February 17, 1864, after a legendary encounter with a Union battleship, the iron “fish boat” vanished without a trace somewhere off the coast of South Carolina. For more than a century the fate of the Hunley remained one of the great unsolved mysteries of the Civil War. Then, on August 8, 2000, with thousands of spectators crowding Charleston Harbor, the Hunley was raised from...
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Detailed Subjects: History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Transportation / Ships & Shipbuilding / Submarines
Social Science / Archaeology
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.875 x 24.13 x 3.023 cm
Book Weight:0.614 Kilograms

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