America's Fortress: A History of Fort Jefferson, Dry Tortugas, Florida

by

Write The First Customer Review
America's Fortress: A History of Fort Jefferson, Dry Tortugas, Florida - Reid, Thomas

Known as the "American Gibraltar," Fort Jefferson, located in the Dry Tortugas, Florida, was the most heavily armed coastal defense fort in United States history. Perceived as the nation's leading maximum-security prison, the fort also held several of the accused conspirators in the Lincoln assassination. "America's Fortress" is the first book ... Read More

America's Fortress: A History of Fort Jefferson, Dry Tortugas, Florida 2006, University Press of Florida

ISBN-13: 9780813030197

Hardcover

Select