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By David Scott

ISBN-10: 1451512023

ISBN-13: 9781451512021

The "...nastiest, dirtiest, filthiest, lousiest position I ever used to be in," is how one prisoner in 1864 defined the foreboding Charleston District detention center. Over two hundred years previous, the construction nonetheless stands yet its interesting heritage mostly has been unknown -- beforehand. Former newspaper reporter David C. Scott spent approximately 3 years gaining knowledge of the true tale of 1 of the South Carolina city's so much infamous landmarks. Scott's study separates truth from fiction in a entire account that regularly proves as chilling because the spirits that a few say nonetheless linger in its darkened passages. Illustrated with pictures and drawings, either previous and new.

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