Prisoners of Katrina: Stranded at Work in New Orleans Parish Prison

Prisoners of Katrina: Stranded at Work in New Orleans Parish Prison

by Johnson
     
 

This is the unbelieveable inside account of what happened at Orleans Parish Prison's House of Detention in the agonizing aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. You get the story first-hand: rising floodwater, rioting prisoners, raging fires and violence. In this heart-wrenching ordeal, Gavin Johnson shows courage and grace in getting his 83 year-old father to safety. It… See more details below

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This is the unbelieveable inside account of what happened at Orleans Parish Prison's House of Detention in the agonizing aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. You get the story first-hand: rising floodwater, rioting prisoners, raging fires and violence. In this heart-wrenching ordeal, Gavin Johnson shows courage and grace in getting his 83 year-old father to safety. It is the chronicle of a devastating disaster yet it is a redemptive tale of great love and respect between a father and son.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780979678103
Publisher:
Gavin S. Johnson (dba) FORE! U Books
Publication date:
06/28/2007
Pages:
252
Sales rank:
1,395,597
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.57(d)

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