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The Resource Blood in the water : the Attica prison uprising of 1971 and its legacy, Heather Ann Thompson

Blood in the water : the Attica prison uprising of 1971 and its legacy, Heather Ann Thompson

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Blood in the water : the Attica prison uprising of 1971 and its legacy
Title
Blood in the water
Title remainder
the Attica prison uprising of 1971 and its legacy
Statement of responsibility
Heather Ann Thompson
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Historian Heather Ann Thompson offers the first definitive telling of the Attica prison uprising, the state's violent response, and the victims' decades-long quest for justice--in time for the forty-fifth anniversary of the events"--
Summary
An account of the infamous 1971 Attica prison uprising, the state's violent response, and the victims' decades-long quest for justice draws on previously unreleased information while detailing how the event has influenced civil rights practices in the criminal justice system
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Writing style
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2016
  • Pulitzer Prize for History, 2017.
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10521908
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
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1963-
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Thompson, Heather Ann
Dewey number
365/.974793
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9475.N716
LC item number
T46 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Prison riots
  • Attica Prison
Target audience
adult
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the Attica prison uprising of 1971 and its legacy
Label
Blood in the water : the Attica prison uprising of 1971 and its legacy, Heather Ann Thompson
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Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover in 2016 by Pantheon Books
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
in901615400
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Vintage Books edition.
Extent
xvii, 724 pages
Isbn
9781400078240
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)970680901
Label
Blood in the water : the Attica prison uprising of 1971 and its legacy, Heather Ann Thompson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover in 2016 by Pantheon Books
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
in901615400
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Vintage Books edition.
Extent
xvii, 724 pages
Isbn
9781400078240
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)970680901

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