On the Rock: Twenty-five Years in Alcatraz

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Beaufort Books, 1980 - Alcatraz Island (Calif.) - 306 pages
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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

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User Review  - nandadevi - LibraryThing

Possibly as authentic an account as you'll ever see of life in a maximum security prison. Highly recommended. Read full review


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