BLOOD IN THE WATER: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy
On September 9, 1971, nearly 1,300 prisoners took over the Attica Correctional Facility to protest years of mistreatment, taking 38 hostages and negotiating for improved conditions. Here Thompson delivers a searing and indelible account of this critical 20th-century civil rights event. Photos.
Publishing status: Current
Item #: 6676790
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