Features: 1,016 b&w photos. Gloss. App. Notes. Bib. Index.
Civil War Heavy Explosive Ordnance is the definitive reference book on
Union and Confederate large caliber artillery projectiles, torpedoes,
and mines. Some of these projectiles are from the most famous battles of
the Civil War, such as those at Fort Sumter, Charleston, Vicksburg, and
Richmond. Others were fired from famous cannon, such as the “Swamp
Angel” of Charleston and “Whistling Dick” of Vicksburg. And some were
involved in torpedo attacks against major warships. more... about Civil War Heavy Explosive Ordnance: A Guide to Large Artillery Projectiles, Torpedoes, and Mines