The Civil War wasn’t just fought on land – there was also an important naval theater that greatly effected the outcome of the war. Travel with us across the nation, following the tale of the Civil War navies from Mississippi, to Charleston, to Alaska. Watch as new technologies emerge that would revolutionize naval warfare, from iron-plated ships, to contact mines, even to submarines. Along the way listen to the tales from naval historian Craig Symonds and National Park Service Historian Emeritus Ed Bearss.
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