This Old Book About Traveling Through Europe in the Wake of the American Civil War

Below are excerpts concerning the observations and experiences of a wandering traveler, George Alfred Townsend as he meandered through Europe after the Civil War. The book LOST ABROAD was published in Connecticut in 1870. The contents listed below indicate a large range of observations about what Europe was like during the American Reconstruction period.


This Old Book appears on this blog every Wednesday morning.

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