JOHN RANSOM'S CIVIL WAR DIARY: Notes from Inside Andersonville, the Civil War's Most Notorious Prison
Joining the Union Army in 1862, the 20-year-old Ransom served as brigade quartermaster of the Ninth Michigan Volunteer Cavalry. A year later he was captured in Tennessee and interned at the notorious prison camp, Andersonville. This first-hand account is a record of the cruelty and deprivation, but also of the acts of courage and kindness that ensured the young soldier's survival. Illus.
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