Assault and Logistics

Assault and Logistics

Union Army Coastal and River Operations, 1861-1866

Book - 1995
Rate this:
Explores how the Union Army Quartermaster Department employed steam- powered merchant vessels as primary transportation and in a cooperative mode with the nation's rail systems during the Civil War, detailing operations, vessels, and personnel of campaigns such as the Hatteras expedition, attempts against Vicksburg and New Orleans, and the Red River campaign, as well as many others. Includes b&w photos and drawings, and appendices on subjects such as crew status, espionage, the Sioux uprisings, and military telegraph service. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: Camden, Me. : Ensign Press, [1995]
Copyright Date: ©1995
ISBN: 9780960899630
Characteristics: xxii, 655 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm.
Additional Contributors: Gibson, E. Kay


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings


Find it at KCLibrary

To Top