University of Texas Press
Confederates avoid a single casualtyOn September 8, 1863, a group of less than 50 Irish-Confederate dock workers from Houston successfully defended Sabine Pass, Texas, from a much larger, better-equipped Union invasion force. For this action Lieutenant Dick Dowlin....
Lundberg, John R.
"Sabine Pass: The Confederacy's Thermopylae,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 7
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol7/iss2/8