Escape! The Story of the Confederacy's Infamous Libby Prison and the Civil War's Largest Jail Break

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Escape! The Story of the Confederacy's Infamous Libby Prison and the Civil War's Largest Jail Break

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Robert P. Watson provides the definitive account of the Confederacy’s infamous Libby Prison, site of the Civil War’s largest prison break. Libby Prison housed Union officers, high-profile foes of the Confederacy, and political prisoners. Watson captures the wretched conditions, cruel guards, and the story of the daring prison break, called “the most remarkable in American history.”

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College of Arts and Sciences

ISBN

978-1-5381-3822-9 (Hardcover) / 978-1-5381-3823-6 (ebook)

Publication Date

8-2021

Publisher

Rowman & Littlefield Press

City

Lanham, MD

Escape! The Story of the Confederacy's Infamous Libby Prison and the Civil War's Largest Jail Break

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