Editors. "Unionists capture Forts Clark and Hatteras on North Carolina coast". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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The course of the American Civil War leans away from the Confederates, as Unionists capture Forts Clark and Hatteras on the coast of North Carolina.