Iron Dawn

Richard Snow talked about his book Iron Dawn: The Monitor, the Merrimack, and the Civil War Sea Battle that Changed History, in which he recalls the… read more

Richard Snow talked about his book Iron Dawn: The Monitor, the Merrimack, and the Civil War Sea Battle that Changed History, in which he recalls the Union Army’s creation of the Monitor, an iron warship that was rushed into production and completed in one-hundred days to thwart the Confederate’s frigate, the Merrimack, a Union ship that had been captured and repurposed by the Confederate Army. The two ships met at the Battle of Hampton Roads in Virginia, in March, 1862. close

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Iron Dawn

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Program ID:
417783-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Brooklyn, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jan 14, 2017 | 11:19am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 06, 2017 | 7:20am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jan 14, 2017 | 11:19am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 15, 2017 | 6:31pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 16, 2017 | 10:20am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 22, 2017 | 4:23am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 06, 2017 | 7:20am EST | C-SPAN 2
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