Mahan, Alfred Thayer. GULF AND INLAND WATERS.
New York: Charles Scribner?ó?é¼?äós Sons, 1883
This narrative is based on official reports and witness accounts of naval activities in the Gulf of Mexico and inland waters during the Civil War. Chapters include “The Recoil from Vicksburg,” “The Mississippi Opened,” “Minor Occurrences in 1863,” “Texas and the Red River,” and more as well as maps and plans. An appendix and index appear at the end of the book.
No. 3 in the “Navy in the Civil War” series. The author was a captain in the U.S. Navy and president of the U.S. Naval War College.