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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