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"--
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Provided by publisher
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
HV 9475 .N716 T46 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Attica Prison
  • Attica Prison
  • Prison riots
  • 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
  • State secrets -- The tinderbox -- Power and politics unleashed -- The sound before the fury -- Retribution and reprisals unimagined -- Reckonings and reactions -- Inquiries and diversions -- Justice on trial -- Blowing the whistle -- David and Goliath -- A final flight
  • The tinderbox. Frank "Big Black" Smith -- Not So Greener Pastures -- Responding to Resistance -- Voices from Auburn -- Knowledge Is Power -- Playing by the Rules -- Back and Forth -- End of the Line -- Power and politics unleashed. Michael Smith -- Talking Back -- Burning Down the House -- Reeling and Reacting -- Order Out of Chaos -- What’s Going On -- Into the Night -- A New Day Dawns -- The sound before the fury. Tom Wicker -- Getting Down to Business -- Dreams and Nightmares -- On the Precipice -- Deciding Disaster -- Retribution and reprisals unimagined. Tony Strollo -- Chomping at the Bit -- Standing Firm -- No Mercy -- Spinning Disaster -- And the Beat Goes On -- Reckonings and reactions. Robert Douglass -- Speaking Up -- Stepping Back -- Funerals and Fallout -- Prodding and Probing -- Which Side Are You On? -- Ducks in a Row -- Inquiries and diversions. Anthony Simonetti -- Digging More Deeply -- Foxes in the Hen House -- Stick and Carrot -- Seeking Help -- Indictments All Around -- Justice on Trial. Ernest Goodman -- Mobilizing and Maneuvering -- A House Divided -- Laying the Groundwork -- Testing the Waters -- Going for Broke -- Evening the Score -- A Long Journey Ahead -- Blowing the Whistle. Malcolm Bell -- Joining the Team -- Protecting the Police -- Smoking Guns -- Going Public -- Investigating the Investigation -- Closing the Book -- David and Goliath. Elizabeth Fink -- It Ain’t Over Till It’s Over -- Shining the Light on Evil -- Delay Tactics -- The Price of Blood -- Deal with the Devil -- A Final Fight. Deanne Quinn Miller -- Family Fury -- Manipulated and Outmaneuvered -- Biting the Hand -- Getting Heard -- Waiting Game -- A Hollow Victory -- Epilogue: Prisons and Power
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 724 pages
Isbn
9780375423222
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016000477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)945169854
  • (OCoLC)ocn945169854
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
  • State secrets -- The tinderbox -- Power and politics unleashed -- The sound before the fury -- Retribution and reprisals unimagined -- Reckonings and reactions -- Inquiries and diversions -- Justice on trial -- Blowing the whistle -- David and Goliath -- A final flight
  • The tinderbox. Frank "Big Black" Smith -- Not So Greener Pastures -- Responding to Resistance -- Voices from Auburn -- Knowledge Is Power -- Playing by the Rules -- Back and Forth -- End of the Line -- Power and politics unleashed. Michael Smith -- Talking Back -- Burning Down the House -- Reeling and Reacting -- Order Out of Chaos -- What’s Going On -- Into the Night -- A New Day Dawns -- The sound before the fury. Tom Wicker -- Getting Down to Business -- Dreams and Nightmares -- On the Precipice -- Deciding Disaster -- Retribution and reprisals unimagined. Tony Strollo -- Chomping at the Bit -- Standing Firm -- No Mercy -- Spinning Disaster -- And the Beat Goes On -- Reckonings and reactions. Robert Douglass -- Speaking Up -- Stepping Back -- Funerals and Fallout -- Prodding and Probing -- Which Side Are You On? -- Ducks in a Row -- Inquiries and diversions. Anthony Simonetti -- Digging More Deeply -- Foxes in the Hen House -- Stick and Carrot -- Seeking Help -- Indictments All Around -- Justice on Trial. Ernest Goodman -- Mobilizing and Maneuvering -- A House Divided -- Laying the Groundwork -- Testing the Waters -- Going for Broke -- Evening the Score -- A Long Journey Ahead -- Blowing the Whistle. Malcolm Bell -- Joining the Team -- Protecting the Police -- Smoking Guns -- Going Public -- Investigating the Investigation -- Closing the Book -- David and Goliath. Elizabeth Fink -- It Ain’t Over Till It’s Over -- Shining the Light on Evil -- Delay Tactics -- The Price of Blood -- Deal with the Devil -- A Final Fight. Deanne Quinn Miller -- Family Fury -- Manipulated and Outmaneuvered -- Biting the Hand -- Getting Heard -- Waiting Game -- A Hollow Victory -- Epilogue: Prisons and Power
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 724 pages
Isbn
9780375423222
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016000477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)945169854
  • (OCoLC)ocn945169854

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