By James R. Hall
Much has been written concerning the horrors of Southern Civil conflict prisons, yet little or no has been written in regards to the deplorable stipulations within Northern prisons. whereas deprivation affected even the civilian inhabitants of the South, the North used it as a device to punish their prisoners. Twenty-five years after the battle, a nationally famous general practitioner and scientific researcher who were incarcerated at Indianaï¿½s Camp Morton leveled accusations opposed to that felony, making transparent for the 1st time that it used to be as inhumane as Andersonville. This booklet info the canopy up and denials by means of in demand Den of distress: Indiana's Civil conflict criminal info the cover-ups and denials in addition to the harsh realities of the felony camp and chronicles the efforts via accomplice veterans to make identified the reality approximately their studies. the writer features a complete record of prisoners who died at Camp Morton and are buried in a mass grave in Indianapolis.
Union politicians and army officers, and contains a entire prisoner list.
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Den of Misery: Indiana's Civil War Prison by James R. Hall