Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-348) and index.
What's in it?
Brooklyn -- Destined to the cord -- The stool of repentance -- A cry of barbarity & cruelty -- Sweet liberty -- War ad terrorem -- The war of words -- Dead reckonings -- Forgotten patriots.
What's it about?
Studies the atrocious conditions that the American prisoners of war had to endure after being taken prisoner by the British during the Revolutionary War and forced into a crowded POW camp in New York City where they were left to starve, resulting in more recorded deaths there than in battle.