Breaking the Rock by Jolene Babyak
The Great Escape from Alcatraz

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Taut, suspenseful account of June 1962 Alcatraz "escape of the century" when three men disappeared.

Showing security lapses, staff morale, moderizations, building deteriorations and risky behavoir which led to the closing of the Rock.


About Jolene Babyak

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Published January 1, 2001 by Ariel Vamp Press. 276 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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At 15, Jolene Babyak (Eyewitness on Alcatraz) was living on Alcatraz with her warden father when four prisoners famously attempted escape in 1962, digging through walls and disappearing forever on

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