American Civil War Ancestor


The War of the Aeronauts-Part One Add Video

This is the beginning of the use of balloons in history, with a touch on the use during the American Civil War. This video is based on and produced by the author of the above titled book (The War of the Aeronauts) written by Charles M. Evans. This book is very much worth reading, Mr. Evans does a great job presenting a balanced story of the history of ballooning in the ACW. Running time 8 minutes and 48 seconds.

Posted by americancivilwarancestor on June 4, 2011 at 4:22 PM 5346 Views