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Marching Powder: A True Story of Friendship, Cocaine, and South America's Strangest Jail
McFadden, Thomas
(Paperback)

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Inspired by the description of San Pedro Prison in La Paz, Bolivia, in the "Lonely Planet Guidebook - and in particular by the English-speaking tours it advertised - Rusty Young decided to visit the prison. The tour was given by inmate Thomas McFadden, a British subject arrested for drug smugglin...


Good Kids, Bad City: A Story of Race and Wrongful Conviction in America
Swenson, Kyle
(Hardcover)

77% off list price of $29.00

From award-winning investigative journalist Kyle Swenson, Good Kids, Bad City is the true story of the longest wrongful imprisonment in the United States to end in exoneration, and a critical social and political history of Cleveland, the city that convicted them.In the early 1970s, three African...


Good Kids, Bad City: A Story of Race and Wrongful Conviction in America
Swenson, Kyle
(Hardcover)

84% off list price of $29.00

From award-winning investigative journalist Kyle Swenson, Good Kids, Bad City is the true story of the longest wrongful imprisonment in the United States to end in exoneration, and a critical social and political history of Cleveland, the city that convicted them.In the early 1970s, three African...


Texas Death Row
Crawford, Bill
(Paperback)

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A chilling catalog of the men and women who have paid the ultimate price for their crimes. The death penalty is one of the most hotly contested and longest-standing debates in American politics, and ground zero for this national debate is the execution chamber in Huntsville, Texas. Since the re...


Beyond These Walls: Rethinking Crime and Punishment in the United States
Platt, Tony
(Hardcover)

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Beyond These Walls is an ambitious and far-ranging exploration that tracks the legacy of crime and imprisonment in the United States, from the historical roots of the American criminal justice system to our modern state of over-incarceration, and offers a bold vision for a new future. Author Tony...


Beyond These Walls: Rethinking Crime and Punishment in the United States
Platt, Tony
(Hardcover)

80% off list price of $29.99

Beyond These Walls is an ambitious and far-ranging exploration that tracks the legacy of crime and imprisonment in the United States, from the historical roots of the American criminal justice system to our modern state of over-incarceration, and offers a bold vision for a new future. Author Tony...


A Life and Death Decision
Sundby, Scott E.
(Paperback)

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With a life in the balance, a jury convicts a man of murder and now has to decide whether he should be put to death. Twelve people now face a momentous choice. Bringing drama to life, A Life and Death Decision gives unique insight into how a jury deliberates. We feel the passions, anger, and desp...


My Friend Leonard
Frey, James
(Paperback)

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My Friend Leonard is James Frey's hilarious and heartbreaking story of his friendship with the mobster who adopted him as his "son" at the end of A Million Little Pieces. At its core, My Friend Leonard is a story about the responsibility that comes with loving someone and going out on any number...


Wanted
Hoke, Chris
(Hardcover)

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Wanted follows a restless young man from the sunny suburbs of his youth to the darker side of society in the rainy Northwest, where he finds the direct spiritual experience he's been seeking while volunteering as a night-shift chaplain at a men's correctional facility. The jail becomes his portal...


Wanted
Hoke, Chris
(Hardcover)

81% off list price of $25.99

Wanted follows a restless young man from the sunny suburbs of his youth to the darker side of society in the rainy Northwest, where he finds the direct spiritual experience he's been seeking while volunteering as a night-shift chaplain at a men's correctional facility. The jail becomes his portal...


Life After Murder: Five Men in Search of Redemption
Mullane, Nancy
(Hardcover)

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An award-winning journalist and producer of This American Life traces the stories of five convicted murderers to assess their struggles for redemption, efforts toward parole and first steps in transitioning back to civilian life.


Not Forgotten: The True Story of My Imprisonment in North Korea
Bae, Kenneth
(Paperback)

69% off list price of $15.99

For the first time, Kenneth Bae tells the full story surrounding his arrest and imprisonment in North Korea. Not Forgotten is a modern story of intrigue, suspense, and heart. Driven by his passion to help the people of North Korea, Bae moves to neighboring China to lead guided tours into the secr...


Not Forgotten: The True Story of My Imprisonment in North Korea
Bae, Kenneth
(Paperback)

82% off list price of $15.99

For the first time, Kenneth Bae tells the full story surrounding his arrest and imprisonment in North Korea. Not Forgotten is a modern story of intrigue, suspense, and heart. Driven by his passion to help the people of North Korea, Bae moves to neighboring China to lead guided tours into the secr...


13 Ways of Looking at the Death Penalty
Marazziti, Mario
(Hardcover)

68% off list price of $18.95

Nation states and communities throughout the world have reached decisions about capital punishment: ultimately that it is a flawed method of justice. Yet the United States - amongst others notorious for human rights abuse - remains an advocate for the death penalty. In these thirteen pieces, Mara...


The History of Punishment
Lyons, Lewis
(Softcover)

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Outlines changing ideas of law and punishment, from the ancient Babylonian Code of Hammurabi, through Islamic Sharia law to modern notions of rehabilitation and the continues practice of corporal and capital punishment.Discover strange and terrible methods of punishment, including: the pillory; f...


Innocent
Rose, Sarah
(Paperback)

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Losing a child is any mother's worst nightmare, but how do you grieve when you're being blamed for his death?When Sarah Rose discovered her 15-month-old son Kamran had been brutally murdered, she was immediately put under arrest. The days she spent in jail were terrifying and harrowing, but it wa...


The Death of Punishment
Blecker, Robert
(Hardcover)

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 For twelve years, criminal law professor and leading retributivist Robert Blecker wandered freely inside Lorton Central Prison, armed only with cigarettes, a tape recorder, and the prisoners' trust, probing the lives and crimes of street criminals. After decades of visiting death rows and pr...


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