Paperback: 264 pages
Publisher: McFarland; Paperback edition (July 1, 2008)
Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.6 x 10 inches
Amazon Rank: 10457942
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
The antebellum culture of Harrison County (birthplace of George Armstrong Custer) and the surrounding five-county area of Appalachian east Ohio was an outspoken, democratic society--and a way station of the Underground Railroad for escaping slaves. With the coming of the Civil War, this community faced momentous change and bitter divisions. This narrative history provides a portrait of the area and the ways in which the war affected everyone. Por...