A college graduate at 16 and founder of the Sigma Chi fraternity, Caldwell entered the Confederate Army as an artillery lieutenant. He fought at Shiloh, Port Hudson and other campaigns before being captured in 1863 and imprisoned in Ohio. He kept a daily diary for 18 months, describing the prison food and conditions, as well as his classicist and intellectual interests. This title features letters, a poem, index, and notes.
Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc
Number of pages: 277
Weight: 386 g
Dimensions: 229 x 153 x 18 mm
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