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The Resource The business of captivity : Elmira and its Civil War prison, Michael P. Gray

The business of captivity : Elmira and its Civil War prison, Michael P. Gray

Label
The business of captivity : Elmira and its Civil War prison
Title
The business of captivity
Title remainder
Elmira and its Civil War prison
Statement of responsibility
Michael P. Gray
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gray, Michael P.
Dewey number
973.7/72
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E616.E4
LC item number
G73 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elmira Prison (Elmira, N.Y.)
  • Prisoners of war
  • Elmira (N.Y.)
  • Chemung County (N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Label
The business of captivity : Elmira and its Civil War prison, Michael P. Gray
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 214-218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Chemung Valley Prior to Civil War -- 1. The Elmira Depot -- 2. Preparations, Arrivals, and Disaster: The Inauguration of Elmira Prison -- 3. The August Buildup -- 4. Ingredients for Survival: Food as a Necessity of Prison Life -- 5. The October Exchange -- 6. Winter's Torment -- 7. Economics on the Inside: The Prison Market, Employment, and the Inmate Social Order -- 8. Economics on the Outside: Elmira, a City on a Civil War Contract -- 9. Johnny Reb's Other Occupations -- 10. Billy Yank as Prison Keeper -- 11. March Showers, April Flowers, and the End of the Civil War -- 12. The Aftermath and the Legacy
Control code
ocm46785109
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 228 pages
Isbn
9780873387088
Lccn
2001029594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, 1 color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46785109
  • (Sirsi) a1801025
Label
The business of captivity : Elmira and its Civil War prison, Michael P. Gray
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 214-218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Chemung Valley Prior to Civil War -- 1. The Elmira Depot -- 2. Preparations, Arrivals, and Disaster: The Inauguration of Elmira Prison -- 3. The August Buildup -- 4. Ingredients for Survival: Food as a Necessity of Prison Life -- 5. The October Exchange -- 6. Winter's Torment -- 7. Economics on the Inside: The Prison Market, Employment, and the Inmate Social Order -- 8. Economics on the Outside: Elmira, a City on a Civil War Contract -- 9. Johnny Reb's Other Occupations -- 10. Billy Yank as Prison Keeper -- 11. March Showers, April Flowers, and the End of the Civil War -- 12. The Aftermath and the Legacy
Control code
ocm46785109
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 228 pages
Isbn
9780873387088
Lccn
2001029594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, 1 color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46785109
  • (Sirsi) a1801025

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