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The Resource Sing Sing : the inside story of a notorious prison, Denis Brian

Sing Sing : the inside story of a notorious prison, Denis Brian

Label
Sing Sing : the inside story of a notorious prison
Title
Sing Sing
Title remainder
the inside story of a notorious prison
Statement of responsibility
Denis Brian
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
365/.9747/277
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HV9475.N72
  • HV9475N72
LC item number
  • S562 2005
  • S562 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Sing Sing : the inside story of a notorious prison, Denis Brian
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-257) and index
Contents
Riding the tiger, 1821-1839 -- Another reign of terror, 1840-1859 -- Abraham Lincoln passes through, 1860-1887 -- Thomas Edison promotes his rival's electric chair, 1887-1904 -- The convict who trapped himself, and the great river disaster, 1904-1914 -- Warden Osborne--the voluntary prisoner, 1913-1920 -- Warden Lawes and the rose man of Sing Sing, 1920-1929 -- Murder incorporated and the movies, 1930-1949 -- The Lonely Hearts Killers and the Rosenbergs, 1950--1982 -- Riots and reforms, 1980s and 1990s -- Recovering the prison's missing archives -- Sing Sing in the twenty-first century -- Afterword: Sing Sing today and tomorrow
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
263 p.
Isbn
9781591023579
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005020039
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm61130715
Label
Sing Sing : the inside story of a notorious prison, Denis Brian
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-257) and index
Contents
Riding the tiger, 1821-1839 -- Another reign of terror, 1840-1859 -- Abraham Lincoln passes through, 1860-1887 -- Thomas Edison promotes his rival's electric chair, 1887-1904 -- The convict who trapped himself, and the great river disaster, 1904-1914 -- Warden Osborne--the voluntary prisoner, 1913-1920 -- Warden Lawes and the rose man of Sing Sing, 1920-1929 -- Murder incorporated and the movies, 1930-1949 -- The Lonely Hearts Killers and the Rosenbergs, 1950--1982 -- Riots and reforms, 1980s and 1990s -- Recovering the prison's missing archives -- Sing Sing in the twenty-first century -- Afterword: Sing Sing today and tomorrow
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
263 p.
Isbn
9781591023579
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005020039
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm61130715

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