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The Whirlwind of War

Voices of the Storm, 1861-1865 (Voices of the Storm)

by Stephen B. Oates

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Harper Perennial .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Military - United States,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • United States,
  • History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877),
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • 1861-1865, Civil War,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages864
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9239735M
    ISBN 100060930926
    ISBN 109780060930929
    OCLC/WorldCa43761496

    As he did in The Approaching Fury, Oates, an established scholar of the Civil War era and veteran of 16 books, here tells the conflict's story through reconstructed first-person narratives, in this ca. As the performance of the Peregrine engines fell off at altitude, the Whirlwind was most often used in ground-attack missions over France, attacking German airfields, marshalling yards, and railway traffic. The Whirlwind was used to particularly good effect as a gun platform for destroying locomotives.


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