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The Resource Civil War Heavy Explosive Ordnance : a Guide to Large Artillery Projectiles, Torpedoes and Mines

Civil War Heavy Explosive Ordnance : a Guide to Large Artillery Projectiles, Torpedoes and Mines

Label
Civil War Heavy Explosive Ordnance : a Guide to Large Artillery Projectiles, Torpedoes and Mines
Title
Civil War Heavy Explosive Ordnance
Title remainder
a Guide to Large Artillery Projectiles, Torpedoes and Mines
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Covering 360 projectiles from public and private collections, this book is a reference for both Union and Confederate large calibre artillery projectiles, torpedoes and mines. Each data sheet shows multiple views of the projectile, diameter, weight, gun used to fire it and provenance
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Bell, Jack
Dewey number
623.4/51/097309034
Index
index present
LC call number
UF753 -- B44 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Projectiles
  • Submarine mines
  • Submarine mines
  • Mines (Military explosives)
  • Mines (Military explosives)
  • United States
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Equipment and supplies
  • Mines (Military explosives)
  • Projectiles
  • Submarine mines
  • United States
  • United States
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
Label
Civil War Heavy Explosive Ordnance : a Guide to Large Artillery Projectiles, Torpedoes and Mines
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 527-529) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CIVIL WAR HEAVY EXPLOSIVE ORDNANCE; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; The Role of Heavy Explosive Ordnance in Strategic Battles; Guide to Using Data Sheets; Glossary; Section 1 Large Smoothbore Projectiles; Shot, Shell, and Case Shot; Canister; Grape Stands and Quilted Grape; Section 2 Introduction to Rifled Projectiles; Absterdam; Archer; Armstrong; Blakely; Britten; Brooke; Broun; Cochran; Dyer; Harding; Hotchkiss; James; Lynall Thomas; Maury; Parrott; Preston-Blakely; Read; Sawyer; Schenkl; Selma; Skates; Stafford; Tennessee; Tredegar; Whitworth
  • Miscellaneous Bolts and ShellsSection 3 Torpedoes and Mines; Appendix A Missing and Unaccounted For; Appendix B Civil War Cannon Rifling; Appendix C Rifled Projectile Sabot Designs; Bibliography; Index
Control code
935264231
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (553 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781574414295
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)935264231
Label
Civil War Heavy Explosive Ordnance : a Guide to Large Artillery Projectiles, Torpedoes and Mines
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 527-529) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CIVIL WAR HEAVY EXPLOSIVE ORDNANCE; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; The Role of Heavy Explosive Ordnance in Strategic Battles; Guide to Using Data Sheets; Glossary; Section 1 Large Smoothbore Projectiles; Shot, Shell, and Case Shot; Canister; Grape Stands and Quilted Grape; Section 2 Introduction to Rifled Projectiles; Absterdam; Archer; Armstrong; Blakely; Britten; Brooke; Broun; Cochran; Dyer; Harding; Hotchkiss; James; Lynall Thomas; Maury; Parrott; Preston-Blakely; Read; Sawyer; Schenkl; Selma; Skates; Stafford; Tennessee; Tredegar; Whitworth
  • Miscellaneous Bolts and ShellsSection 3 Torpedoes and Mines; Appendix A Missing and Unaccounted For; Appendix B Civil War Cannon Rifling; Appendix C Rifled Projectile Sabot Designs; Bibliography; Index
Control code
935264231
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (553 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781574414295
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)935264231

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