Books tagged: prison culture

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Portrait of Christ The Inspirational Painting That Freed A Convict
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Max Sasanoff was inspired by the beauty of a violin player who was a fellow prison inmate. His incarceration coincided with the remodeling of the Catholic chapel in the Atlanta Prison. After listening to the beautiful music late one afternoon Max experienced visions on two occasions during a sleepless night. The next morning he requested a sketch pad and crayons to begin a drawing of Christ.
Prison Guide: Survival Secrets Revealed
Price: $24.95 USD. Words: 30,570. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
PRISON GUIDE: SURVIVAL SECRETS REVEALED delivers current and authentic prison survival secrets that the predatory inmates wont share with potential unsuspecting victims. This is the reference material to protect the inmate that wants to return home to their families on their earliest release date safely.
The Firehouse Journals
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 119,820. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Midnight Express meets Gilligan's Island when a disbarred lawyer serves his sentence inside a fire station staffed with prison inmates.
The Scapegoat
Series: The Asker Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,290. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Newlyweds Cedric and Doris Asker sail for New Zealand aboard the Elingamite. But they become separated when the ship sinks near the Three Kings Islands with the loss of many lives. The Askers strive to overcome tragedy, disaster, business failure, and a wrongful murder conviction.
The Ten Prison Commandments
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
This publication helps first time offenders prepare for prison. It outlines the ten primary causes of violence that occurs in prison and helps individuals avoid being a victim of prison violence. This publication also serves as a deterrent for anyone that might be engaging in deviant behaviors that might lead them to prison. The book is for ages 12 and up.
Caryl Chessman: Red Light Bandit?
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Caryl Chessman was executed in the gas chamber at San Quentin in 1960. Convicted of kidnappings, his case dragged on for more than 12 years. During this time Chessman wrote 4 successful books, which were autobiographical in genre. My book looks at his paternal ancestry and the kidnappings for which he was sentenced to die. There is new information about his family and the red light bandit victims.
Street Talk: Da Official Guide to Hip-Hop & Urban Slanguage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,400. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Street Talk: Da Official Guide to Hip-Hop & Urban Slanguage is the most authentic slang language lexicon to interpret the hip-hip and urban slang dialect. Street Talk's 10,000 entries, simplifies the complex hip-hop and urban slang vernacular. Street Talk should be called Webster's cool cousin. Randy "Mo Betta" Kearse proves he has his finger on hip-hip and urban street culture. "Word"
Welcome to Paradise
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 21,340. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Isabel Stepanik was barely 20 when she left her large warm extended family in Peru and crossed the world to Australia. It was the seventies and she found a country where ‘siestas’ were unheard of, and the streets were empty after 5 – very different from the lively culture she had left behind.She never dreamed that she would make Australia her home, and certainly not that she would end up spending
Unscripted Journeys
Price: Free! Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
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Unscripted Journeys is a true detailed account of perils, and adventures in the land of the Maya. It includes accounts of a year incarceration in a remote Mexican prison, exclusive access to Mayan village ceremonies and interesting discoveries in this mountainous region. It takes you on journeys into out-of-the-way destinations in areas of Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras.Photos & paintings.
Outlaw Visions
Price: Free! Words: 125,410. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
Outlaw Visions wends through monastic hallways, trial courtrooms, prison cells, onto campuses to engage young activists. I shouted “Peace! Peace!” and heard “Criminal!” We descend into prison’s hellish darkness where I existed as a subhuman. You are invited to transform you own subhumanness through ritual practices envisioning yourself as an "Earthfolk" peacefully at home on the Living Earth.