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A little piece of light : a memoir of hope, prison, and a life unbound —Hylton, Donna, author.
Book
2018
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A groundbreaking advocate for criminal justice reform and featured speaker at the 2017 Women's March describes her collaborative efforts with other influential voices to promote prison safety and end mass incarceration.

Jack and Norman : a state-raised convict and the legacy of Norman Mailer's The executioner's song" —Loving, Jerome, 1941- author.
Book
2017
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"This is the story of an author and his apprentice. It is the story of literary influence and tragedy. It is also the story of incarceration in America. Norman Mailer was writing The executioner's sSong, his novel about ...

The last soldiers of the Cold War : the story of the Cuban Five —Morais, Fernando, author.
Book
2015
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"Here is the story of political prisoners finally freed in December 2014, after being held captive by the United States since the late 1990s. Through the 1980s and 1990s, violent anti-Castro groups based in Florida carr...

It happened to Audrey : a terrifying journey from loving mom to accused baby killer —Edmunds, Audrey (Audrey Ann), 1961-
Book
2012
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Audrey Edmunds was a happily married young Wisconsin mother of two with a baby on the way, providing casual childcare, when the unthinkable happened. Accused of killing a baby in her care through shaken baby syndrome, sh...

The Road —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.
EBook
2016

I went on 'The Road' because I couldn't keep away from it; because I hadn't the price of the railroad fare in my jeans; because I was so made that I couldn't work all my life on 'one same shift'; because -- well, just be...

A few small candles war resisters of World War II tell their stories
EBook
1999

Little is known about those who openly refused to enter military service in World War II because of their convictions against killing. While many of those men accepted alternative civilian service, more than 6,000 were i...

Eye of the hurricane my path from darkness to freedom —Carter, Rubin, 1937-2014.
EBook
2011

A spiritual as well as a factual autobiography, this is a self-portrait of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a 20th-century icon and controversial victim of the U.S. justice system turned spokesperson for the wrongfully convicte...

In the belly of the beast letters from prison —Abbott, Jack Henry, 1944-2002
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2011

Collection of letters written by a federal prison inmate to author Norman Mailer. As the letters provide a penetrating insight into the life of a hard-core convict, Abbott eloquently indicts the American penal and justic...

In the belly of the beast letters from prison —Abbott, Jack Henry, 1944-2002
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2011

Collection of letters written by a federal prison inmate to author Norman Mailer. As the letters provide a penetrating insight into the life of a hard-core convict, Abbott eloquently indicts the American penal and justic...

They always call us ladies stories from prison —Harris, Jean (Jean Struven)
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2012

The author, a convicted murderer, assesses the Bedford Hills Correctional Facility, where she has served 10 years of her sentence. She also looks at the American penal system's treatment of women in general. 1988.

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