On the Rock : Twenty-five Years in Alcatraz : the Prison Story of Alvin Karpis

Front Cover
Little Brick Schoolhouse, Incorporated, 1988 - Social Science - 306 pages
4 Reviews

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: On the rock : twenty-five years in Alcatraz : the prison story of Alvin Karpis as told to Robert Livesey

User Review  - Blake - Goodreads

Entertaining, though much of what Karpis said is likely exaggerated, made up or glorified. Nevertheless, a good read from a long-time Alcatraz con. Read full review

Review: On the rock : twenty-five years in Alcatraz : the prison story of Alvin Karpis as told to Robert Livesey

User Review  - David - Goodreads

Read it in the months following a visit to Alcatraz. Includes lots of anecdotes about life in prison and about some of the most famous criminals of the 20th century. Of course, you'll also read about ... Read full review

Related books

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
3
Section 3
5
Copyright

17 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information