Coverart for item
The Resource Newjack : guarding Sing Sing, Ted Conover

Newjack : guarding Sing Sing, Ted Conover

Label
Newjack : guarding Sing Sing
Title
Newjack
Title remainder
guarding Sing Sing
Statement of responsibility
Ted Conover
Title variation
New jack
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The investigative journalist describes his year under cover as a guard at Sing Sing prison, relating his rookie year in the prison as he attempts to balance basic human decency with the rigors of the penal system
Writing style
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2000
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
154539
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conover, Ted
Dewey number
  • 365.92
  • 920
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conover, Ted
  • Sing Sing Prison
  • Ossining Correctional Facility
  • Prisons
  • Correctional personnel
  • Prisons
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
guarding Sing Sing
Label
Newjack : guarding Sing Sing, Ted Conover
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-321)
Control code
ocm43109918
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
321 p.
Isbn
9780375501777
Lccn
99087895
System control number
(Sirsi) ABX-2445
Label
Newjack : guarding Sing Sing, Ted Conover
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-321)
Control code
ocm43109918
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
321 p.
Isbn
9780375501777
Lccn
99087895
System control number
(Sirsi) ABX-2445

Library Locations

    • Twin Oaks Branch Borrow it
      1800 S. Fifth St., Austin, TX, 78704, US
      30.2486884 -97.76239749999999
    • University Hills BranchBorrow it
      4701 Loyola Ln., Austin, TX, 78723, US
      30.3093017 -97.6664785
Processing Feedback ...