By: Boaz, Thomas M.
Shippenburg, PA, The Burd Street Press Publication: 1999
Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing
Seller ID: A37635
Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Libby Prison was a Confederate prison at Richmond, Virginia, during the American Civil War. It gained an infamous reputation for the overcrowded and harsh conditions under which officer prisoners from the Union Army were kept. Prisoners suffered from disease, malnutrition and a high mortality rate. By 1863, one thousand prisoners were crowded into large open rooms on two floors, with... View More...