Famous Adventures and Prison Escapes of the Civil War by Basil Wilson Duke

Famous Adventures and Prison Escapes of the Civil War

byBasil Wilson Duke, Thomas Henry Hines, Frank E. Moran

Kobo ebook | August 22, 2015

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Military buffs and penologists are in for a treat with this awesome anthology of famous skirmishes and prison escapes from the American Civil War, which includes a look at the events surrounding Morgan’s Raid and the notorious Libby Prison Escape (which saw over 100 Union POW’s break out of a Confederate Army camp). There is also War Diary of a Union Woman in the South, The Locomotive Chase in Georgia by William Pittenger, Mosby’s ‘Partizan Rangers’ by A. E. Richards, The Escape by Thomas H. Hines, A Hard Road to Travel out of Dixie by W. H. Shelton and Escape of General Breckinridge by John Taylor Wood.

Included is an image gallery showcasing rare photographs of John Hunt Morgan, Thomas H. Hines, Basil W. Duke, Orlando B. Willcox, Morgan’s Men, George Washington Cable, William Pittenger, John Taylor Wood et al


Title:Famous Adventures and Prison Escapes of the Civil WarFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:August 22, 2015Publisher:Enhanced E-BooksLanguage:English

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