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
First hand narrative from a dedicated teacher that reveals education structure and challenges after the Civil War.
The author shows the trial, rather than the raid as the real turning point in the struggle between North and South.
Autographed by the editor, Dr. Thomas G. Clemens.