Preble Hall

Naval Operations during the Franco-Prussian War

Episode Summary

Dr. Jorit Wintjes of the University of Wurtzberg discusses amphibious operations, ship duels, naval strategies, commerce raiding, the use of ships built for the Confederacy, and other naval components of the Franco-Prussian War.

Episode Notes

Preble Hall is produced by the United States Naval Academy Museum

A History of the Navy in 100 Objects from the USNA Museum


Host:  Claude Berube, PhD

Date recorded: 12 December 2020