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Prisoners of the Castle: An Epic Story of Survival and Escape from Colditz, the Nazis' Fortress Prison By Ben Macintyre Cover Image
Prisoners of the Castle: An Epic Story of Survival and Escape from Colditz, the Nazis' Fortress Prison (Paperback) By Ben Macintyre $18.00
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The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life, Freedom, and Justice By Anthony Ray Hinton, Lara Love Hardin, Bryan Stevenson (Introduction by) Cover Image
The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life, Freedom, and Justice (Paperback) By Anthony Ray Hinton, Lara Love Hardin, Bryan Stevenson (Introduction by) $18.99
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Getting Out & Staying Out: A Black Man's Guide to Success After Prison By Demico Boothe Cover Image
Getting Out & Staying Out: A Black Man's Guide to Success After Prison (Paperback) By Demico Boothe $13.50
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Correction: Parole, Prison, and the Possibility of Change By Ben Austen Cover Image
Correction: Parole, Prison, and the Possibility of Change (Hardcover) By Ben Austen $29.99
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Free: Two Years, Six Lives, and the Long Journey Home By Lauren Kessler Cover Image
Free: Two Years, Six Lives, and the Long Journey Home (Hardcover) By Lauren Kessler $26.99
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We Do This 'Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transforming Justice By Mariame Kaba, Tamara K. Nopper (Editor), Naomi Murakawa (Foreword by) Cover Image
We Do This 'Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transforming Justice (Paperback) By Mariame Kaba, Tamara K. Nopper (Editor), Naomi Murakawa (Foreword by) $16.95
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Of Greed and Glory: In Pursuit of Freedom for All By Deborah G. Plant Cover Image
Of Greed and Glory: In Pursuit of Freedom for All (Hardcover) By Deborah G. Plant $28.99
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Punished: Policing the Lives of Black and Latino Boys (New Perspectives in Crime #7) By Victor M. Rios Cover Image
Punished: Policing the Lives of Black and Latino Boys (New Perspectives in Crime #7) (Paperback) By Victor M. Rios $49.20
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Books Through Bars: Stories from the Prison Books Movement By Dave Mac Marquis (Editor), Moira Marquis (Editor), Victoria Law (Contribution by) Cover Image
Books Through Bars: Stories from the Prison Books Movement (Paperback) By Dave Mac Marquis (Editor), Moira Marquis (Editor), Victoria Law (Contribution by) $37.95
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Framed: Astonishing True Stories of Wrongful Convictions By John Grisham, Jim McCloskey Cover Image
Framed: Astonishing True Stories of Wrongful Convictions (Hardcover) By John Grisham, Jim McCloskey $30.00
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Mass Supervision: Probation, Parole, and the Illusion of Safety and Freedom By Vincent Schiraldi Cover Image
Mass Supervision: Probation, Parole, and the Illusion of Safety and Freedom (Hardcover) By Vincent Schiraldi $29.99
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Surviving the Future: Abolitionist Queer Strategies By Scott Branson (Editor), Raven Hudson (Editor), Bry Reed (Editor) Cover Image
Surviving the Future: Abolitionist Queer Strategies (Paperback) By Scott Branson (Editor), Raven Hudson (Editor), Bry Reed (Editor) $22.95
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The Dedicated Ex-Prisoner's Guide to Life and Success on the Outside: 10 Rules for Making It in Society After Doing Time By Richard Bovan Cover Image
The Dedicated Ex-Prisoner's Guide to Life and Success on the Outside: 10 Rules for Making It in Society After Doing Time (Paperback) By Richard Bovan $13.50
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The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town By John Grisham Cover Image
The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town (Paperback) By John Grisham $17.00
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In the Place of Justice: A Story of Punishment and Redemption By Wilbert Rideau Cover Image
In the Place of Justice: A Story of Punishment and Redemption (Paperback) By Wilbert Rideau $20.52
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Dismantling Mass Incarceration: A Handbook for Change By Premal Dharia, James Forman, Jr., Maria Hawilo Cover Image
Dismantling Mass Incarceration: A Handbook for Change (Paperback) By Premal Dharia, James Forman, Jr., Maria Hawilo $20.00
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The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town By John Grisham Cover Image
The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town (Paperback) By John Grisham $10.99 Email or call for price
Who Would Believe a Prisoner?: Indiana Women's Carceral Institutions, 1848-1920 By The Indiana Women's Prison History Proje Cover Image
Who Would Believe a Prisoner?: Indiana Women's Carceral Institutions, 1848-1920 (Hardcover) By The Indiana Women's Prison History Proje $29.99
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Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison By Piper Kerman Cover Image
Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison (Paperback) By Piper Kerman $18.00
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Marking Time: Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration By Nicole R. Fleetwood Cover Image
Marking Time: Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration (Hardcover) By Nicole R. Fleetwood $39.95
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The Rage of Innocence: How America Criminalizes Black Youth By Kristin Henning Cover Image
The Rage of Innocence: How America Criminalizes Black Youth (Paperback) By Kristin Henning $19.00
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Excessive Punishment: How the Justice System Creates Mass Incarceration By Lauren-Brooke Eisen (Editor) Cover Image
Excessive Punishment: How the Justice System Creates Mass Incarceration (Paperback) By Lauren-Brooke Eisen (Editor) $53.12
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Solitary: A Biography (National Book Award Finalist; Pulitzer Prize Finalist) By Albert Woodfox Cover Image
Solitary: A Biography (National Book Award Finalist; Pulitzer Prize Finalist) (Paperback) By Albert Woodfox $19.00
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The Danger Imperative: Violence, Death, and the Soul of Policing By Michael Sierra-Arévalo Cover Image
The Danger Imperative: Violence, Death, and the Soul of Policing (Paperback) By Michael Sierra-Arévalo $49.80
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{#289-128}: Poems (University Press of Kentucky New Poetry & Prose) By Randall Horton Cover Image
{#289-128}: Poems (University Press of Kentucky New Poetry & Prose) (Paperback) By Randall Horton $19.95
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These Walls: The Battle for Rikers Island and the Future of America's Jails By Eva Fedderly Cover Image
These Walls: The Battle for Rikers Island and the Future of America's Jails (Hardcover) By Eva Fedderly $28.00
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Rattling the Cages: Oral Histories of North American Political Prisoners By Josh Davidson (Editor), Angela Y. Davis (Foreword by), Sara Falconer (Introduction by) Cover Image
Rattling the Cages: Oral Histories of North American Political Prisoners (Paperback) By Josh Davidson (Editor), Angela Y. Davis (Foreword by), Sara Falconer (Introduction by) $28.00
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Love and Justice: A Story of Triumph on Two Different Courts By Maya Moore Irons Cover Image
Love and Justice: A Story of Triumph on Two Different Courts (Hardcover) By Maya Moore Irons $27.99
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New Bones Abolition: Captive Maternal Agency and the (After)Life of Erica Garner By Joy James Cover Image
New Bones Abolition: Captive Maternal Agency and the (After)Life of Erica Garner (Paperback) By Joy James $20.00
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The Jail is Everywhere: Fighting the New Geography of Mass Incarceration By Jack Norton, Lydia Pelot-Hobbs, Judah Schept, Ruth Wilson Gilmore (Foreword by) Cover Image
The Jail is Everywhere: Fighting the New Geography of Mass Incarceration (Paperback) By Jack Norton, Lydia Pelot-Hobbs, Judah Schept, Ruth Wilson Gilmore (Foreword by) $19.95
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If They Come in the Morning...: Voices of Resistance (Radical Thinkers) By Angela Y. Davis (Editor) Cover Image
If They Come in the Morning...: Voices of Resistance (Radical Thinkers) (Paperback) By Angela Y. Davis (Editor) $19.95
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Building a Movement to End the New Jim Crow: an organizing guide By Daniel Hunter Cover Image
Building a Movement to End the New Jim Crow: an organizing guide (Paperback) By Daniel Hunter $10.23
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Prison by Any Other Name: The Harmful Consequences of Popular Reforms By Maya Schenwar, Victoria Law, Michelle Alexander (Foreword by) Cover Image
Prison by Any Other Name: The Harmful Consequences of Popular Reforms (Paperback) By Maya Schenwar, Victoria Law, Michelle Alexander (Foreword by) $17.99
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Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison By Shaka Senghor Cover Image
Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison (Paperback) By Shaka Senghor $17.00
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Unusual Punishment: Inside the Walla Walla Prison, 1970-1985 By Christopher Murray Cover Image
Unusual Punishment: Inside the Walla Walla Prison, 1970-1985 (Paperback) By Christopher Murray $22.95
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The Courage of Compassion: A Journey from Judgment to Connection By Robin Steinberg, Camilo Ramirez (Contributions by) Cover Image
The Courage of Compassion: A Journey from Judgment to Connection (Hardcover) By Robin Steinberg, Camilo Ramirez (Contributions by) $29.00
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Rikers: An Oral History By Graham Rayman, Reuven Blau Cover Image
Rikers: An Oral History (Hardcover) By Graham Rayman, Reuven Blau $28.99
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Prisoners of the Castle: An Epic Story of Survival and Escape from Colditz, the Nazis' Fortress Prison By Ben Macintyre Cover Image
Prisoners of the Castle: An Epic Story of Survival and Escape from Colditz, the Nazis' Fortress Prison (Hardcover) By Ben Macintyre $28.99 Email or call for price
The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row (Oprah's Book Club Selection) By Anthony Ray Hinton, Lara Love Hardin, Bryan Stevenson (Introduction by) Cover Image
The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row (Oprah's Book Club Selection) (Hardcover) By Anthony Ray Hinton, Lara Love Hardin, Bryan Stevenson (Introduction by) $29.00
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The Highest Law in the Land: How the Unchecked Power of Sheriffs Threatens Democracy By Jessica Pishko Cover Image
The Highest Law in the Land: How the Unchecked Power of Sheriffs Threatens Democracy (Hardcover) By Jessica Pishko $32.00
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Why Are So Many Black Men in Prison? By Demico Boothe Cover Image
Why Are So Many Black Men in Prison? (Paperback) By Demico Boothe $18.90
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Corrections in Ink: A Memoir By Keri Blakinger Cover Image
Corrections in Ink: A Memoir (Paperback) By Keri Blakinger $19.00
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A Wall Is Just a Wall: The Permeability of the Prison in the Twentieth-Century United States By Reiko Hillyer Cover Image
A Wall Is Just a Wall: The Permeability of the Prison in the Twentieth-Century United States (Paperback) By Reiko Hillyer $49.12
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Helping Men Recover: A Program for Treating Addiction, Workbook By Stephanie S. Covington, Dan Griffin, Rick Dauer Cover Image
Helping Men Recover: A Program for Treating Addiction, Workbook (Paperback) By Stephanie S. Covington, Dan Griffin, Rick Dauer $44.74
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Never to Surrender!: 22 Years in Solitary--The Battle for My Soul in a U.S. Prison By Frank de Palma, Mary Buser Cover Image
Never to Surrender!: 22 Years in Solitary--The Battle for My Soul in a U.S. Prison (Hardcover) By Frank de Palma, Mary Buser $26.16
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Police and Society By Kenneth Novak, Gary Cordner, Brad Smith Cover Image
Police and Society (Paperback) By Kenneth Novak, Gary Cordner, Brad Smith $177.60
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Witness: An Insider's Narrative of the Carceral State By Lyle C. May Cover Image
Witness: An Insider's Narrative of the Carceral State (Paperback) By Lyle C. May $19.95
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Inside This Place, Not of It: Narratives from Women's Prisons (Voice of Witness) By Ayelet Waldman (Editor), Robin Levi (Editor), Michelle Alexander (Foreword by) Cover Image
Inside This Place, Not of It: Narratives from Women's Prisons (Voice of Witness) (Paperback) By Ayelet Waldman (Editor), Robin Levi (Editor), Michelle Alexander (Foreword by) $22.74
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