Book description:Genre: New books
1st ed. of "Fort Fisher to Elmira: The Fatal Journey of 518 Confederate Prisoners".
ISBN 13: 9781453687369
Number of pages: 582
Historian Richard H. Triebe calls the battle of Fort Fisher, North Carolina, one of the last major engagements of the American Civil War. Major not in the number of casualties produced, but because the battle significantly shortened the length of the war. Mighty Fort Fisher guarded the Cape Fear River which was the only approach to the last major seaport open in the Confed