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Live from death row

Author: Mumia Abu-Jamal
Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Here for the first time are the prison writings of Abu-Jamal--including the censored commentaries from NPR--an unflinching account of the brutalities, humiliations and actrocities of prison life.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Abu-Jamal, Mumia.
Live from death row.
Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., c1995
(OCoLC)622776287
Online version:
Abu-Jamal, Mumia.
Live from death row.
Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., c1995
(OCoLC)631369879
Named Person: Mumia Abu-Jamal; Mumia Abu-Jamal; Mumia Abu-Jamal
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mumia Abu-Jamal
ISBN: 020148319X 9780201483192
OCLC Number: 31816308
Description: xxxvii, 215 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Part 1. Life on death row. Teetering on the brink between life and death --
Descent into hell --
The visit --
"On tilt" by state design --
On death row: fade to black --
From an echo in darkness, a step into light --
Nightraiders meet rage --
Actin' like life's a ball game --
Legal outlaws: Bobby's battle for justice --
Manny's attempted murder --
A toxic shock --
Spirit death --
A return to death --
Days of pain--night of death --
Relatives decry "camp hell" --
B-block days and nightmares --
Part 2. Crime and punishment. Human waste camps --
Black march to death --
Slavery daze II --
Skeleton bay --
No law, no rights --
Two bites of the apple in dixie --
Blackmun bows out of the death game --
Jury of peers? --
Expert witness from hell --
The demand for death --
Already out of the game --
A bill that is a crime --
Part 3. Musings, memories, and prophecies. Musings on Malcolm --
Deadly déjà vu --
Rodney wasn't the only one --
L.A. outlaw --
Absence of power --
Clinton guillotines Guinier --
Another side of Glory --
What, to a prisoner, is the Fourth of July? --
A house is not a home --
The lost generation --
Blues for Huey --
Philly daze: an impressionistic memoir.
Responsibility: Mumia Abu-Jamal ; introduction by John Edgar Wideman.

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