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Sunday’s Article: The Hunley

Sunday’s Article: The Hunley.

The first in a series of articles about the Hunley, and our search will start in an surprising place. See you Sunday.

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Sunday’s Article: The Hunley

H. L. Hunley A Submarine Sinks a Warship

H. L. Hunley A Submarine Sinks a Warship (Photo credit: TradingCardsNPS)

English: apparently cropped from image found o...

English: apparently cropped from image found on http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/sh-us-cs/csa-sh/csash-hl/hunley.htm Photo #: NH 999 Confederate Submarine H.L. Hunley (1863-1864) Sepia wash drawing by R.G. Skerrett, 1902, after a painting then held by the Confederate Memorial Literary Society Museum, Richmond, Virginia. Courtesy of the Navy Art Collection, Washington, DC. U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

CSS Hunley

CSS Hunley (Photo credit: AN HONORABLE GERMAN)

Well I have been promising we will go back to sea soon, and Sunday 5 August 2012 is the day. Sunday kicks off a series of articles on the Confederate submarine Hunley. I will give a short background into the Hunley and touch on three big controversies around the little submarine.


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