How to Capture a Rebel Warship

Bampfield, Jim
February 2001
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2001, Vol. 127 Issue 2, p64
Conference Proceeding
Relates the capture of the confederate boat Planter by Robert Small, a slave during the Civil War. Description of the boat; Recruitment of Small in the Union navy as a reward for the boat; Political career of Small.


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