Hell Comes to Southern Maryland: The Story of Point Lookout Prison and Hammond General Hospital
by Bradley Gottfried and Linda Gottfried
The Point Lookout Civil War Prisoner of War Camp for Confederates was the largest facility in the North. This small book takes a fresh look at all aspects of the prison from its formation to its closing and lasting legacy. Loaded with first-person accounts of both Confederate prisoners and Union personnel, the book helps the reader get a vivid picture of what it was like to be incarcerated in the camp.
- S/L# 5316