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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

Label
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
Creator
Author
Subject
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"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Awards note
  • Bancroft Prize in American History and Diplomacy, 2017
  • Finalist, National Book Award for Nonfiction, 2016
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Heather Ann
Dewey number
365/.974793
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9475.N716
LC item number
T46 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Attica Prison
  • Attica Prison
  • Attica Prison
  • Prison riots
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Criminal law
  • HISTORY
  • LAW
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Prison riots
  • New York (State)
Label
Blood in the water : the Attica prison uprising of 1971 and its legacy, Heather Ann Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 579-684) 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
Introduction: State secrets -- The tinderbox: Frank "Big Black" Smith -- Power and politics unleashed: Michael Smith -- The sound before the fury: Tom Wicker -- Retribution and reprisals unimagined: Tony Strollo -- Reckonings and reactions: Robert Douglass -- Inquiries and diversions: Anthony Simonetti -- Justice on trial: Ernest Goodman -- Blowing the whistle: Malcolm Bell -- David and Goliath: Elizabeth Fink -- A final fight: Deanne Quinn Miller
Control code
ocn945169854
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 724 pages
Isbn
9780375423222
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016000477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40026553105
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375423222
  • (OCoLC)945169854
Label
Blood in the water : the Attica prison uprising of 1971 and its legacy, Heather Ann Thompson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 579-684) 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
Introduction: State secrets -- The tinderbox: Frank "Big Black" Smith -- Power and politics unleashed: Michael Smith -- The sound before the fury: Tom Wicker -- Retribution and reprisals unimagined: Tony Strollo -- Reckonings and reactions: Robert Douglass -- Inquiries and diversions: Anthony Simonetti -- Justice on trial: Ernest Goodman -- Blowing the whistle: Malcolm Bell -- David and Goliath: Elizabeth Fink -- A final fight: Deanne Quinn Miller
Control code
ocn945169854
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 724 pages
Isbn
9780375423222
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016000477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40026553105
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375423222
  • (OCoLC)945169854

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