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The Resource Australia's hardest prison : inside the walls of Long Bay jail, James Phelps

Australia's hardest prison : inside the walls of Long Bay jail, James Phelps

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Australia's hardest prison : inside the walls of Long Bay jail
Title
Australia's hardest prison
Title remainder
inside the walls of Long Bay jail
Statement of responsibility
James Phelps
Title variation
Inside the walls of Long Bay Gaol
Title variation remainder
inside the walls of Long Bay Jail
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Welcome to Long Bay, Australia's hardest prison. For the first time prison guards, inmates and all those that have worked in and around the notorious South Sydney facility will reveal what goes on behind the towering concrete walls
Summary
Welcome to Long Bay, Australia's hardest prison. For the first time, guards and inmates of the notorious South Sydney facility reveal what really goes on behind its towering concrete walls. Opened in 1909, Long Bay Jail, originally a women's reformatory, has a dark and extraordinary history. From ghosts to legendary prisoners, there has been an infamous collection of Long Bay "guests," including the formidable Neddy Smith, convicted rapists the Skaf brothers, and shamed entrepreneur Rene Rivkin
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10640016
Cataloging source
ANL
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Phelps, James
Dewey number
365.9944
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Long Bay Correctional Centre
  • Prisoners
  • Correctional personnel
  • Prisons
  • Correctional personnel
Target audience
adult
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inside the walls of Long Bay Jail
Label
Australia's hardest prison : inside the walls of Long Bay jail, James Phelps
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (pages 319-321) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
000052742011
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
324 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780857983329
Other physical details
portraits (some colour), photographs (some colour)
Label
Australia's hardest prison : inside the walls of Long Bay jail, James Phelps
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (pages 319-321) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
000052742011
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
324 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780857983329
Other physical details
portraits (some colour), photographs (some colour)

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