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BAD : the autobiography of James Carr

Author: James Edward Carr
Publisher: New York : Three Rooms Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An unapologetic, brutal memoir from notorious 60s career criminal and Black Panther James Carr. BAD covers Carr's life from his first arrest for burning down his school at age 10, through merciless stints in San Quentin, where he shared a cell with famed Soledad Brother George Jackson, through his tragic post-incarceration murder in San Jose in 1972. A savage indictment of the American penal system, this classic  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: James Edward Carr; James Edward Carr
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Edward Carr
ISBN: 9781941110386 194111038X
OCLC Number: 915501127
Notes: First published in 1975 by Herman Graf Associates.
Description: vii, 261 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: James Carr ; introduction by Gea Carr ; afterword by Betsy Carr.

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"Not for the faint of heart, Bad: The Autobiography of James Carr depicts just how impossible escaping the cycle of systemic violence really can become." --Bustle "For those interested in prison Read more...

 
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