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What I saw and did inside and outside of rebel prisons.

by O[liver] R. McNary

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Published in [Leavonworth? Kan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE611 .M16
    The Physical Object
    Pagination22 p.
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23409376M
    LC Control Number06018637

      The same process can be used to write an entire book. However, when dealing with a larger work, it can be more cost-effective to type the manuscript on a typewriter, mail it out, and then have an outside contact scan the manuscript into a computer. Writing a book is hard work and requires several rounds of revisions. Life and death in rebel prisons giving a complete history of the inhuman and barbarous treatment of our brave soldiers by rebel authorities, inflicting terrible suffering and frightful mortality, principally at Andersonville, Ga., and Florence, S.C., describing plans of escape, arrival of prisoners, with numerous and varied incidents and anecdotes of prison life.

      Most prisons have regulations that ban prisoners from conducting any profit-making business while inside. Even if a prisoner is writing fiction with no connection to her own crime, a publishing contract or even allusion to success in a prisoner's mail can run afoul of these regulations and lead to disciplinary action.   In and Out of Rebel Prisons Language: English: LoC Class: E History: America: Civil War period () Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, -- Prisoners and prisons Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, -- Personal narratives Subject: Soldiers -- New York (State) -- Biography Subject.

      I saw that I was being handed instructions about how to work with pain. Impermanence, change, time: these were the concepts I grasped for and held onto from Ozeki’s work. In one extraordinary passage of this book—about shame and what it means to be a person of conscience, I am utterly changed. I learn that shame comes from the outside. Simon Shepherd has been Director of the Butler Trust since and has worked in and around prisons for the last three decades. Butler Trust The Butler Trust is an independent charity set up in to recognise and promote good practice in UK correctional settings.


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Buffalo, NY: Thomas, Howard and Johnson, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors. Life and Death in Rebel Prisons: Giving a Complete History of the Inhuman and Barbarous Treatment of Our Brave Soldiers by Rebel Authorities, Inflicting Terrible Suffering and Frightful Mortality, Principally at Andersonville, Ga., and Florence, S.C., Describing Plans of Escape, Arrival of Prisoners, with Numerous and Varied Incidents and Anecdotes of Prison Life.

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Or, Seven Months in Rebel Prisons, 45 They did not dare to leave it in sight, lest it should betray them. The rebels were in the prison every morning, looking for signs of tunneling.

The prison- ers covered the entrances to their excavations vv^ith leaves, litter, or whatever they had under their blankets where the}^ slept, and then arranged. In March, the Washington Department of Corrections issued a new policy banning nonprofit organizations from donating used books to prisoners.

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In and Out of Rebel Prisons contains a dramatic first-hand account of Union officer Alonzo Cooper’s imprisonment in Confederate prisons after his capture in Plymouth, North Carolina. A lieutenant in the 12th New York Cavalry, Cooper vividly describes his many escape attempts and “details in interesting fashion the battle of Plymouth, his.

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“In a lot of respects, that was. a story of rebel military prisons fifteen months a guest of the so-called southern confederacy a private soldiers experience in richmond, andersonville, savannah, millen blackshear and florence by john mcelroy late of co.

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