Dark Days of the Rebellion: Life in Southern Military Prisons. B. F. Booth.
Dark Days of the Rebellion: Life in Southern Military Prisons.

Dark Days of the Rebellion: Life in Southern Military Prisons.

Indianola, IA: Booth Publishing, 1897. First. Hard Cover. Barely good. Primarily a reading copy. / None. Item #494

A VERY SCARCE ACCOUNT. AUTHOR WAS A MEMBER OF THE 22ND IOWA INFANTRY. A FOX FIGHTING 300 UNIT.

The 22nd served in the Western Theater. After Vicksburg, the Unit move to the East and the Valley Campaign where Booth was captured.

Author wrote this account from a diary he kept while a prisoner in Salisbury and Libby prisons. This account claims to be the first real expose’ on that Salisbury.

Dornbusch IA-211. Nevins I-186: "....most detailed account..."

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