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Purgatory

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st St. Martin's Griffin edView all editions and formats
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"On August 9, 2001, twenty-two days after author Jeffrey Archer was sentenced to four years in prison for perjury, he was transferred from HMP Belmarsh, a notorious high-security prison in south London, to HMP Wayland, a medium security prison in Norfolk. He served sixty-seven days in Wayland and during that time, encountered not only the daily degradations of a dangerously over-stretched prison system, but the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Diaries
Named Person: Jeffrey Archer; Jeffrey Archer; Jeffrey Archer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Archer
ISBN: 0312342160 9780312342166
OCLC Number: 62509655
Notes: Originally published under title: Wayland, purgatory.
Description: 310 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Other Titles: Wayland
Responsibility: Jeffrey Archer.

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"On August 9, 2001, twenty-two days after author Jeffrey Archer was sentenced to four years in prison for perjury, he was transferred from HMP Belmarsh, a notorious high-security prison in south London, to HMP Wayland, a medium security prison in Norfolk. He served sixty-seven days in Wayland and during that time, encountered not only the daily degradations of a dangerously over-stretched prison system, but the spirit and courage of his fellow inmates. Purgatory is an account of his experiences in prison."--Jacket.

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