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That Anvil of Our Souls

That Anvil of Our Souls In the third volume of David Poyer s monumental Civil War at Sea cycle North meets South in the momentous first battle between ironclads In Fire on the Waters America split in two and the characters

  • Title: That Anvil of Our Souls
  • Author: David Poyer
  • ISBN: 9780671046828
  • Page: 499
  • Format: Paperback
  • In the third volume of David Poyer s monumental Civil War at Sea cycle, North meets South in the momentous first battle between ironclads In Fire on the Waters America split in two and the characters in David Poyer s Civil War at Sea series had to choose sides Then, in A Country of Our Own, Ker Claiborne took the war north, aboard the Confederacy s most formidable commeIn the third volume of David Poyer s monumental Civil War at Sea cycle, North meets South in the momentous first battle between ironclads In Fire on the Waters America split in two and the characters in David Poyer s Civil War at Sea series had to choose sides Then, in A Country of Our Own, Ker Claiborne took the war north, aboard the Confederacy s most formidable commerce raider Now, in That Anvil of Our Souls, David Poyer takes us into the turrets and casemates of the most historic sea engagement of the Civil War In New York, Theo Hubbard is the engineer for a revolutionary new fighting machine, the Monitor, and is eager to become a man of means even if it compromises his integrity In Norfolk, Catherine Claiborne faces her husband s impending hanging for piracy, their baby daughter s death, and the realities of occupation In Richmond, Lieutenant Lomax Minter must find a spy who threatens the South s ultimate weapon a tremendous ironclad, rebuilt from a sunken wreck aging Dr Steele witnesses the horrors that are the aftermath of glory and gun captain Hanks, escaped slave, struggles with the twin snakes of freedom.

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    1. The third novel in Poyer's series about Civil War naval warfare, this novel tells the story from the perspective of a young engineer aboard the USS Monitor, and a black Gunner's Mate aboard one of the Union warships attacked by the CSS Virginia (Merrimack). You can almost smell the hot steel and powder smoke!

    2. I read this book because I'd doing a series of articles pairing Civil War battles with novels and needed something for March. Well, that was the date of the battle between the Monitor and the Merrimack, so I ordered this book from the library.Historical fiction is not particularly high on my list, but I really enjoyed this one. Poyer, a retired Naval officer, captures the tone of the 1860s through his characters' speech and through descriptions of everyday goings-on. He uses unusual words, which [...]

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