Alcatraz Prison in American history

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Publisher:
Enslow Publishers,
Pub. Date:
1998.
Language:
English
Description
This book traces the intriguing history of Alcatraz Island, located off the coast of San Francisco, from the earliest years of Spanish exploration to the present day. Highlighting the unique geographical features of the island, it shows how Alcatraz went through many changes, being used over the years as a military facility, a notorious federal prison widely believed to be escape-proof, as well as the site of American Indian uprisings.
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ISBN:
9780894909900
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 7.8, 4 Points
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Grouping Title alcatraz prison in american history
Grouping Author oliver marilyn tower
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subject_facet Alcatraz Island (Calif.) -- History -- Juvenile literature, Literature, Military Prison at Alcatraz Island, California -- History -- Juvenile literature, Prisons -- California -- Alcatraz Island -- History -- Juvenile literature, United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California -- History -- Juvenile literature
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title_full Alcatraz Prison in American history / by Marilyn Tower Oliver
title_short Alcatraz Prison in American history
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