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Jailbreak at Alcatraz : Frank Morris & the Anglin Brothers' great escape / by Tom Sullivan.

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Summary:

CASE NO. 002: THE ROCK. June 12, 1962. SAN FRANCISCO BAY, CALIFORNIA. 7:18 A.M. A corrections officer at Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary tries to awaken inmate AZ-1441, Frank Morris. But when he shakes the unresponsive man, his head rolls off the pillow and crashes to the floor! Soon the guards realize that Morris and two other inmates, brothers John and Clarence Anglin, had done the seemingly impossible: escaped from the notorious island prison. This is the incredible true story of the daring and inventive escape and a decades-long manhunt in a case that remains unsolved to this day. Comics panels, reproductions of documents from real FBI files, and photos from the investigation combine for a thrilling read for sleuths of all ages.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Harney County Library J 365.641 SULLI (Text) 37720000619247 New Juvenile Book Branch_Only_3months 10/01/2021 Checked out 12/03/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062991546
  • ISBN: 006299154X
  • ISBN: 9780062991553
  • ISBN: 0062991558
  • Physical Description: 103 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Balzer + Bray, HarperAlley, imprints of HarperCollinsPublishers [2021]

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Summary, etc.:
CASE NO. 002: THE ROCK. June 12, 1962. SAN FRANCISCO BAY, CALIFORNIA. 7:18 A.M. A corrections officer at Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary tries to awaken inmate AZ-1441, Frank Morris. But when he shakes the unresponsive man, his head rolls off the pillow and crashes to the floor! Soon the guards realize that Morris and two other inmates, brothers John and Clarence Anglin, had done the seemingly impossible: escaped from the notorious island prison. This is the incredible true story of the daring and inventive escape and a decades-long manhunt in a case that remains unsolved to this day. Comics panels, reproductions of documents from real FBI files, and photos from the investigation combine for a thrilling read for sleuths of all ages.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
Subject: United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California > History > Juvenile literature.
Morris, Frank (Frank Lee) > Juvenile literature.
Anglin, John > Juvenile literature.
Anglin, Clarence > Juvenile literature.
Escapes > California > Alcatraz Island > Case studies > Juvenile literature.
Cold cases (Criminal investigation) > Juvenile literature.
Cold cases (Criminal investigation) > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Case studies.
True crime comics.
Nonfiction comics.
Graphic novels.
Comics (Graphic works)

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