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By Michael Coker

November 1861. The South used to be successful the Civil conflict. fortress Sumter had fallen to the Confederates. The Federal military used to be routed at Manassas. The blockade of Southern ports used to be a farce; trade and guns flowed virtually as freely as ahead of the conflict. there have been stirrings of curiosity from international powers in recognizing
the Confederacy and brokering a compelled peace accord. The Federals had to flip the tide. the biggest fleet ever assembled by way of the us set its points of interest at the South Carolina coast for this much-needed victory. On November 7, 1861, this amazing weapon of warfare engaged undermanned and outgunned forts in Hilton
Head in a conflict referred to as the conflict of Port Royal. subscribe to historian Michael Coker as he tells the tale of this mostly forgotten conflict, a pivotal turning aspect within the warfare that outlined our nation.

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