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Big bad ironclad! a Civil War steamship showdown

Hale, Nathan 1976- (author,, illustrator.).

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Homer Public Library JGN HAL 000145790 Children's Library -- Graphic Novel Place on copy / volume Checked out 10/12/2020
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419703959 : HRD
  • ISBN: 1419703951 : HRD
  • Physical Description: 118 pages, 10 unnumbered pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps, portraits ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Amulet Books, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Map on endpapers.
Chiefly illustrations.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 127).
Summary, etc.:
"Big Bad Ironclad! covers the history of the amazing ironclad steam warships used in the Civil War. From the ship's inventor, who had a history of blowing things up and only 100 days to complete his project, to the mischievous William Cushing, who prankedhis way through the whole war, this book is filled with surprisingly true facts and funny, brave characters that modern readers will easily relate to"--Publisher's web site.
Subject: United States History Civil War, 1861-1865 Naval operations Comic books, strips, etc
United States History Civil War, 1861-1865 Naval operations Juvenile fiction
United States. Navy History Civil War, 1861-1865 Comic books, strips, etc
United States. Navy History Civil War, 1861-1865 Juvenile fiction
Confederate States of America. Navy History Comic books, strips, etc
Confederate States of America. Navy History Juvenile fiction
Merrimack (Frigate) Comic books, strips, etc
Merrimack (Frigate) Juvenile fiction
Monitor (Ironclad) Comic books, strips, etc
Monitor (Ironclad) Juvenile fiction
United States History Civil War, 1861-1865 Naval operations Fiction
United States. Navy Fiction
Confederate States of America. Navy Fiction
Merrimack (Frigate) Fiction
Monitor (Ironclad) Fiction
Graphic novels
Genre: Graphic novels.

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Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales : Big Bad Ironclad!
Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales : Big Bad Ironclad!
by Hale, Nathan
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Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales : Big Bad Ironclad!


Uncover the story of the Civil War's ironclad warships with the New York Times bestselling graphic novel series! Ships are great for transport and sieges, but they tend to start leaking when cannons are fi red at them. But what if the ship is covered with iron? Assuming it doesn't sink to the bottom of the ocean, wouldn't it be stronger and better than any other ship out there? This is the question that begins a race between the North and the South to come up with the biggest, best ironclad warships. Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales are graphic novels that tell the thrilling, shocking, gruesome, and TRUE stories of American history. Read them all--if you dare! Get Big Bad Ironclad! and two other Hazardous Tales in the Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales Second 3-Book Boxed Set, available now!
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