The diaries, letters and memoirs of the civilians and soldiers who experienced the war in Harpers Ferry have provided park interpreters an invaluable tool for transporting park visitors to the past. Here are 24 stories written by 17 interpreters, volunteers, rangers and interns that recreate six harrowing years of a town under attack.
Paperback, 118 pages
Bloom offers his own insights into the author’s work along with an introductory essay of his own.
This book tells the story of how many slaves escaped using the network of routes to freedom.