Автор: Angus Konstam
Название: Union Monitor 1861–65
Издательство: Osprey Publishing Ltd
Серия: New Vanguard 045
Размер: 5.62 Мб
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The first seagoing ironclad was the USS Monitor, and its profile has made it one of the most easily recognised warships of all time. Following her inconclusive battle with the Confederate ironclad Virginia on March 9, 1862, the production of Union monitors was accelerated.