Threads From The National Tapestry: Stories From The American Civil War

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9 - The Ram Of The Roanoke - The CSS Albemarle

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This is the story of the Ram Of Roanoke - The CSS Albemarle, an ironclad constructed not in a shipyard, but incredibly, in a Halifax County, North Carolina corn field. It would completely reshape Federal strategic plans in North Carolina, Virginia, and the entire Eastern Theater of the American Civil War. 
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