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Thread #81820   Message #2966750
Posted By: JeffB
16-Aug-10 - 07:45 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Roll, Alabama Roll
Subject: RE: Origins: Roll, Alabama Roll
I've found what is probably the book I was talking about above. It's "Recollections of a Naval Life" by John McIntosh Kell, who was Semmes's EO. It is on docsouth.uncv.edu/fpn/kell. NB - no mention of the steering being damaged, so I was mistaken there.