This juvenile fiction book is about a young boy from Kentucky who takes a horse ride in 1862 and ends up in the middle of the Civil War. The author Mary Blair Immel has created a fascinating historical fiction novel based on the true story of Johnny Ables. Johnny is captured and becomes a prisoner at Camp Morton Prison in Indianapolis.
This hardcover book is in very good condition and comes with dust jacket. This copy is the second edition published in 2006. The book contains 153 pages including several photographs and contemporary drawings of the Civil War. Included also are a selected bilbiography and a glossary.
Title: Captured! A Boy Trapped in the Civil War
Author: Mary Blair Immel
Publisher:Indiana Historical Society Press
Place: Indianapolis, IN
Date of Publication: 2006
Number of Pages: 153
Dimensions: 5.25 x 7.25 inches
Condition: Very Good