The Big House

The Big House

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by James (Jim) H. Bruton, Jim Bruton
     
 

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Former warden of Oak Park Heights Prison, Jim Bruton, shares his most memorable stories of what life is like inside the world-famous maximum-security prison. A long-time warden at the prison, Bruton includes chilling and gruesome anecdotes about the convicts, explains how he has come to understand the criminal mind, and looks at how the prison was designed and the

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Former warden of Oak Park Heights Prison, Jim Bruton, shares his most memorable stories of what life is like inside the world-famous maximum-security prison. A long-time warden at the prison, Bruton includes chilling and gruesome anecdotes about the convicts, explains how he has come to understand the criminal mind, and looks at how the prison was designed and the cutting-edge philosophy behind its operation.

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Corrections Compendium, July/August 2005 (circ.: 8,000)
"This book should be on the bookshelf of every training center."

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ISBN-13:
9780896580398
Publisher:
Voyageur Press
Publication date:
06/28/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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From the Publisher
Corrections Compendium, July/August 2005 (circ.: 8,000) “This book should be on the bookshelf of every training center.”

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