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By David Scott

ISBN-10: 1451512023

ISBN-13: 9781451512021

The "...nastiest, dirtiest, filthiest, lousiest position I ever was once in," is how one prisoner in 1864 defined the foreboding Charleston District penal complex. Over two hundred years previous, the construction nonetheless stands yet its interesting heritage principally has been unknown -- in the past. Former newspaper reporter David C. Scott spent approximately 3 years getting to know the true tale of 1 of the South Carolina city's such a lot infamous landmarks. Scott's learn separates truth from fiction in a finished account that often proves as chilling because the spirits that a few say nonetheless linger in its darkened passages. Illustrated with images and drawings, either outdated and new.

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