University of Virginia Press
From Reformer to Relieved
Rear Admiral Samuel Du PontRear Admiral Samuel Du Pont is best know for the abortive attack on Charleston, South Carolina in April 1863. That assault's failure, and the subsequent recriminations by Secretary of the Navy Gideon Welles and Assistant S....
O'Connor, E. Rory
"Lincoln's Tragic Admiral: The Life of Samuel Du Pont,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 8
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol8/iss2/11