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Fort Monroe: The Key to the South

by Quarstein, John V. and Mroczkowski, Dennis
Publisher: Tempus
Issue: Winter 2001
ISBN: 073850114X

Fort Monroe provided an essential Union toehold in Hampton Roads and lower Virginia. Illustrated by photos and etchings, this book records the fort's many roles, including hosting the North Atlantic Blockading Squadron and incarcerating Jefferson Davis.

review of Fort Monroe: The Key to the South, by Quarstein, John V., Civil War Book Review, (Winter 2001).