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7 edition of The Monitor Chronicles found in the catalog.

The Monitor Chronicles

One Sailor"s Account. Today"s Campaign to Recover the Civil War Wreck

by Mariners" Museum

  • 157 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • History,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Sailors,
  • Military - Naval,
  • Military History - U.S. Civil War,
  • Shipwrecks,
  • Underwater archaeology,
  • History - Military / War,
  • North Carolina,
  • History: World,
  • USA,
  • Military - United States,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History / General,
  • Hatteras, Cape,
  • United States,
  • Correspondence,
  • Geer, George S,
  • Monitor (Ironclad)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7722888M
    ISBN 100684869977
    ISBN 109780684869971

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The Monitor Chronicles: One Sailor's Account. Today's Campaign to Recover the Civil War Wreck Hardcover – J by George S. Geer (Author), William Marvel (Author), Va.) Mariners' Museum (Newport News (Author), Mariners' Museum (Author), William C.

Davis (Author) & 2 /5(7). The Monitor Chronicles tells the story of the " feet of iron"--and some of the great battles of the Civil War--through the eyes of one of her seamen, George Geer. Geer first stepped aboard the Monitor in Februaryas a newly minted first-class fireman.

Like many Northerners, Geer joined the army less out of a desire to preserve the Union--or free the slaves--than to learn a reliable /5(7). The Monitor, the Union’s “cheesebox on a raft,” was the brainchild of the brilliant, feisty John Ericsson.

It changed naval warfare forever, and it changed the lives of its sailors. Civil War historian Marvel’s (Burnside, ) text is composed largely of letters from the Monitor’s fireman George Geer to his wife in New York.

They date from the time Geer boarded the newly commissioned warship in January Author: William Marvel. The Monitor Chronicles is essentially a hybrid. The first nine chapters quote and comment on letters from the Monitor by fireman George Geer, a year-old native of Troy, New York, who enlisted in the U.S.

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[George S Geer; William Marvel; Mariners' Museum (Newport News, Va.); Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries);] -- Historical text largely based on and including Civil War letters written by George Geer.

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