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The Resource Alcatraz : history and design of a landmark, Donald MacDonald and Ira Nadel

Alcatraz : history and design of a landmark, Donald MacDonald and Ira Nadel

Label
Alcatraz : history and design of a landmark
Title
Alcatraz
Title remainder
history and design of a landmark
Statement of responsibility
Donald MacDonald and Ira Nadel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the history and design of Alcatraz
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacDonald, Donald
Dewey number
979.4/61
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F868.S156
LC item number
M25 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nadel, Ira Bruce
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military Prison at Alcatraz Island, California
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.)
Label
Alcatraz : history and design of a landmark, Donald MacDonald and Ira Nadel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What's in a name? -- The defensive triangle : from citadel to fortress -- Island architecture & the lighthouse : Victorian style -- From fortress to prison -- Escapes -- Life on the rock -- Occupation -- Gardens -- Birds of Alcatraz -- Alcatraz today & tomorrow -- Appendix 1. Alcatraz in the movies -- Appendix 2. Alcatraz : inmates & wardens -- Appendix 3. Escape attempts
Dimensions
16 x 21 cm.
Extent
141 p.
Isbn
9781452101538
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011051722
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • ocn747532963
  • (OCoLC)747532963
Label
Alcatraz : history and design of a landmark, Donald MacDonald and Ira Nadel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What's in a name? -- The defensive triangle : from citadel to fortress -- Island architecture & the lighthouse : Victorian style -- From fortress to prison -- Escapes -- Life on the rock -- Occupation -- Gardens -- Birds of Alcatraz -- Alcatraz today & tomorrow -- Appendix 1. Alcatraz in the movies -- Appendix 2. Alcatraz : inmates & wardens -- Appendix 3. Escape attempts
Dimensions
16 x 21 cm.
Extent
141 p.
Isbn
9781452101538
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011051722
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • ocn747532963
  • (OCoLC)747532963

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