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Author Kroll, C. Douglas.

Title "Friends in peace and war" : the Russian Navy's landmark visit to Civil War San Francisco / C. Douglas Kroll
Edition 1st ed
Published Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, ©2007


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 188 pages) : illustrations, map
Series [Potomac's military controversies]
Military controversies.
Contents Russian-American relations at the time of the Civil War -- San Francisco's fear -- The Russians arrive -- Mare Island -- The Russian ball -- Final days -- Epilogue
Summary The Union finds a friend in the tsarist fleet
Notes Series from jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-182) and index
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Subject Russia. Voennyĭ flot -- History -- 19th century
Russia. Voennyĭ flot.
Warships -- Russia -- History -- 19th century
Warships -- California -- San Francisco -- History -- 19th century
Sailors -- Russia -- History -- 19th century
Sailors -- California -- San Francisco -- History -- 19th century
HISTORY -- United States -- Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Diplomatic relations.
Social conditions.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Russia
Russia -- Foreign relations -- United States
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1861-1865.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History, Naval -- 19th century
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century
California -- San Francisco.
United States.
Genre/Form Naval history.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781612343457