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Confederate naval cadet : the diary and letters of Midshipman Hubbard T. Minor, with a history of the Confederate Naval Academy / Hubbard T. Minor ; edited by R. Thomas Campbell.

Author/creator Minor, Hubbard T.
Other author/creatorCampbell, R. Thomas, 1938-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoJefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, Inc., ©2007.
Descriptionvii, 216 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Supplemental Content Table of contents only
Contents Introduction -- The 42nd Tennessee Infantry Regiment -- The Confederate Naval Academy -- The academic staff -- The diary -- Report to the Academy -- Drewry's bluff -- Assigned to the CSS Savannah -- Attack on the USS Water Witch -- Savannah is lost -- The end approaches -- Some final thoughts -- Appendices -- A. Regulations of the school ship CSS Patrick Henry -- B. A realistic war college -- Johnson's Island expedition -- Initial report of Lieutenant Commander Austin Pendergrast -- Federal commander of the USS Water Witch -- E. Officers assigned to the CSS Savannah through December 1864 -- F. Report of Commander Brent, C.S. Navy, regarding operations connected with the evacuation of the city of Savannah -- G. The gold and silver in the Confederate States Treasury -- H. Confederate naval cadets.
Abstract "This work provides an in-depth look at the realities of life as a cadet at the Southern Naval Academy. The main focus of the work is the diary which Hubbard Minor kept as a cadet requirement. It provides a day-by-day account of Minor's duties as well as his active service on board the CSS Savannah"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2006036982
ISBN9780786426454 (softcover : alk. paper)
ISBN0786426454 (softcover : alk. paper)

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