Civil WarWeekly VideoCivil War Torpedoes Joshua Horn July 14, 2015 shareOne of the most controversial weapons of the Civil War was the torpedo, what we would call a contact mine. The Confederates turned to using them to defeat the Union’s naval superiority. previous article Chain, Chest and Curse: Combating Book Theft in Medieval Times next article What Made Napoleon a Great Leader? You Might Also Enjoy The Real Story of the Salem Witch Trials January 11, 2024 79 Minutes: The Breach of the Capitol on January 6th January 2, 2024 Why Were Witches Executed? // A History of Witch Trials December 23, 2023 Leave a Response Cancel replyCommentName Email Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.