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The Resource Infamous prisons, Joan Lock ; foreword by Manny Gomez, Esq

Infamous prisons, Joan Lock ; foreword by Manny Gomez, Esq

Label
Infamous prisons
Title
Infamous prisons
Statement of responsibility
Joan Lock ; foreword by Manny Gomez, Esq
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a look at six prisons which have gained reputations for their harsh conditions and/or famous prisoners
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10534098
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lock, Joan
Dewey number
365
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
12+
LC call number
HV8705
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Crime and detection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Prisons
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Infamous prisons, Joan Lock ; foreword by Manny Gomez, Esq
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in 2003 as: Famous prisons
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 94) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary, California -- Up river: Sing Sing Prison, New York State -- Halfway to hell: Dartmoor Prison -- The Big House: San Quentin State Penitentiary, California -- Ireland's model prison: Mountjoy, Dublin -- Going around in circles: Stateville Penitentiary, Joliet, Illinois
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781422234754
Lccn
2016006475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations some color
Label
Infamous prisons, Joan Lock ; foreword by Manny Gomez, Esq
Publication
Note
Originally published in 2003 as: Famous prisons
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 94) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary, California -- Up river: Sing Sing Prison, New York State -- Halfway to hell: Dartmoor Prison -- The Big House: San Quentin State Penitentiary, California -- Ireland's model prison: Mountjoy, Dublin -- Going around in circles: Stateville Penitentiary, Joliet, Illinois
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781422234754
Lccn
2016006475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations some color

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