Andersonville by MacKinlay Kantor

By MacKinlay Kantor

"The maximum of our Civil conflict novels."—The ny occasions.

The 1955 Pulitzer Prize-winning tale of the Andersonville castle and its use as a focus camp-like felony by way of the South in the course of the Civil conflict.

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Thus, 32 | The United Kingdom: England Political map of England. English Government and Society | 33 the combined effect of 20th-century local government reforms was to separate most of England’s major urban areas from the traditional county structure. However, for ceremonial and statistical purposes, the government created a new entity during the 1990s—the ceremonial, or geographic, county. Each geographic county either is coterminous with a metropolitan county or encompasses one or more unitary authorities, often together with the administrative county with which they are historically associated.

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