Manley, Brendan
July 2011
Military History;Jul2011, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p11
The article reports on first major battles in history including the battle between USS "Monitor" and CSA "Virginia" off Hampton Roads, Virginia on March 8-9, 1862, CSS "H.L. Hunley" and USS "Housatonic" off Charleston, South Carolina and the sinking of USS "Cairo" on December 12, 1862 by naval mine off Yazoo River, Mississippi.


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