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Rebels at Rock Island: The Story of a Civil War Prison

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Ashley Wilkes of Gone with the Wind helped to seal Rock Island's reputation as the "Andersonville of the North." McAdams separates truth from fiction about the Rock Island Barracks, the prison that held tens of thousands of Confederate soldiers. Revealing that Rock Island was not without its problems—ignominious punishments, inadequate facilities, malnutrition, and lack of ...more
Hardcover, 274 pages
Published September 1st 2000 by Northern Illinois University Press
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