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Call Number/Catalog Number F195 .C66 2010
Title Mr. Lincoln's forts : a guide to the Civil War defenses of Washington
Collection Book collection
Author Cooling, Benjamin Franklin, III, 1938-
Author added entry Owen, Walton H., 1954-
Subjects Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Fortification--Washington (D.C.)
Washington (D.C.) -- Guidebooks.
Washington (D.C.) -- History, Military -- 19th century.
Published Date 2010
Publisher Scarecrow Press
Published Place Lanham, MD
Edition New ed.
Physical Description xxiii, 309 p., [20] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Object Name Book
Notes Contents - The most heavily fortified city in North America -- Engineer details of construction -- Touring the forts south of the Potomac -- Touring the forts north of the Potomac -- Touring the forts east of the Anacostia -- Touring the river forts.
Foreword by Edwin C. Bearss