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The Battle of Fort Sumter and First Victory of the Southern Troops. April 13th, 1861. Full Accounts of the Bombardment, with Sketches of the Scenes, Incidents, Etc. Compiled Chiefly from the Detailed Reports of the Charleston Press

Fort Sumter
The Battle of Fort Sumter and First Victory of the Southern Troops. April 13th, 1861. Full Accounts of the Bombardment, with Sketches of the Scenes, Incidents, Etc. Compiled Chiefly from the Detailed Reports of the Charleston Press. Fort Sumter.

Binding: Stapled wraps
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: Reprint Edition
Size: 8vo
Publisher: Charleston, SC: Evans & Cogswell, 1961.

A Near Fine facsimile reprint of the 1861 first edition printed by Evans & Cogswell.

An account of the bombardment of Fort Sumter compiled from the reports of the Charleston Press. The Battle of Fort Sumter, the first battle of the American Civil War, took place on April 12 and 13, 1861. Although there were no casualties during the engagement, one Union artillerist was killed and three were wounded when a cannon fired prematurely when firing a salute during the federal evacuation on April 14; [3]-35, [36] pages.

Price: $39.00