Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “800 Paces to Hell: Andersonville” as Want to Read:
800 Paces to Hell: Andersonville
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

800 Paces to Hell: Andersonville

really liked it 4.00  ·  Rating Details  ·  2 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Dr. John W. Lynn's remarkable and thorough compilation and annotation brings to life the history, the horrors, and the dissolution of Andersonville Prison. Comprised primarily of hundreds of eye-witness accounts, this book emphasizes the struggles of those who survived their incarceration and of those who did not. Never before in Civil War literature has any book about And ...more
Hardcover, 378 pages
Published January 1st 1999 by Sergeant Kirkland's Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about 800 Paces to Hell, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about 800 Paces to Hell

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-8 of 8)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Hard to say you "liked" a book that is about suffering and horrors. While I think this is an excellent resource that collects a lot of material on this grim subject, the format is a bit hard to get through. First of all, the book is enormous (dimension-wise), so you feel assaulted by the images and information. Reading in small bites, it's almost digestible, but the subject matter doesn't make for good eats. Perhaps that's the intention or the effect the publishers were going for, but it's rathe ...more
Jen marked it as to-read
Dec 29, 2015
Gillian Moberg
Gillian Moberg is currently reading it
Nov 09, 2015
Christal Tongish
Christal Tongish marked it as to-read
Sep 13, 2015 marked it as to-read
Oct 26, 2015
Babs M
Babs M marked it as to-read
Jan 04, 2013
Kimberly marked it as to-read
Jun 26, 2012
Marty rated it it was amazing
May 16, 2012
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book