Download e-book for kindle: American Civil War Fortifications (1) by Angus Konstam

By Angus Konstam

ISBN-10: 1841764426

ISBN-13: 9781841764429

The 50 years sooner than the yankee Civil conflict observed a increase within the building of coastal forts within the usa. those stone and brick forts stretched from New England to the Florida Keys, and so far as the Mississippi River. firstly of the conflict a few have been positioned within the secessionist states, and plenty of fell into accomplice fingers. even though a handful of key websites remained in Union fingers during the conflict, the remaining needed to be received again via bombardment or attack. This e-book examines the layout, building and operational historical past of these fortifications, akin to castle Sumter, castle Morgan and fortress Pulaski, which performed an important half throughout the Civil warfare.

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Download e-book for kindle: American Civil War Fortifications (1) by Angus Konstam

The 50 years earlier than the yankee Civil warfare observed a increase within the development of coastal forts within the u . s .. those stone and brick forts stretched from New England to the Florida Keys, and so far as the Mississippi River. at first of the struggle a few have been positioned within the secessionist states, and lots of fell into accomplice palms.

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The green beans are so different. Mis. WILLIAM R. SMITH VEGETABLES 1 1 4 2 2 51 STRING BEANS WITH TOMATOES green pepper, finely 1 teaspoon Worcestershire chopped sauce medium onion, finely ~ cup mayollnaise +2 teaspoon salt chopped Dash of pepper strips of bacon, cut in pieces Dash of cayenne cups drained tomatoes 1 small can sliced mush­ cups drained string beans rooms +2 cup buttered bread crumbs Cook peppers, onion and bacon together for 5 to 8 minutes. Drain excess fat from bacon. Add drained tomatoes, chop and mix well and simmer 5 minutes.

WILLIAM G. REYMOND SPINACH WIm SOUR CREAM 1 package frozen chopped spinach 1 tablespoon grated onion 2 eggs Yz cup sour cream 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 tablespoon flour 2 tablespoons butter Salt and pepper to taste Cook frozen spinach in small amount of water with onion until thawed. Beat eggs, and mix rest of ingredients with spinach and onions and bake in greased casserole for 25 to 30 minutes in 350 0 oven or until center is set. Do not overcook as it will separate. Serves 4. MRS. WILLIAM BAILEY SMITH BAKED SQUASH RING 3 cups summer squash ~ cup melted butter ~ cup milk 3 eggs, well beaten 1 teaspoon salt ~ teaspoon white pepper or dash hot sauce ~ cup buttered bread crumbs 1 tablespoon minced onion A pinch of fine herbs Wash and dice unpeeled squash.

Rosettes: A rosette iron must be used. Follow above procedure for frying. Delicious when sprinkled with confectioners' sugar. They may be reheated in a warm oven. Makes 42 to 48. MRS. 'V. E. BINGHAM HOT BREADS 46 CHEESE WAFFLES 2 cups sifted flour 2 tablespoons sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon baking powder 3 eggs, separated 2 cups milk 7 tablespoons melted shortening % cup grated American cheese Sift flour, sugar, salt, and baking powder. Beat egg yolks until light in a separate bowl. Add milk, shortening, and cheese.

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