Breadcrumb Home Learn Search How We Became America: The Untold History War on the Water: Civil War Navies My Library Civil War | Video War on the Water: Civil War Navies How We Became America: The Untold Story View or download this video on Vimeo. American Battlefield Trust The American Civil War wasn’t just fought on land – it took place on rivers and seas too. But the contrast between Union and Confederate navies could not have been more stark. (Runtime 2:32) Share to Google Classroom Added by 0 Educators Topic(s): How We Became America Related Videos War of 1812 | Video The Battle of New Orleans War of 1812 | Video The Treaty of Ghent War of 1812 | Video U.S.S. Constitution View All Related Resources Add to My Educator Portal Library Learn More Ready for War? The Union Navy in 1861 10 Facts: Civil War Navies Building a Brown Water Navy America’s Magnificent Rivers Who Rules the Waves?