The list author says: "Listed below (in no particular order) are twenty great reads on the Civil War Navy. Topics cover a wide range of topics, from general history to biography. This is in no way a definitive list. Please post any other books you like on the Civil War Navy in the comments section. If you would like to hear more news and updates about the Civil War Navy's 150th anniversary celebration, please visit http://www.civilwarnavy150.blogspot.com"