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Walls and bars, by Eugene Victor Debs

Label
Walls and bars
Title
Walls and bars
Statement of responsibility
by Eugene Victor Debs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Eugene Debs, labor organizer and leader of the Socialist Party, describes his experience at the federal penitentiary in Atlanta, Georgia, where he was imprisoned at the age of 63 for 32 months for criticizing the government's jailing of Americans who opposed World War I
Cataloging source
DLC
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1855-1926
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Debs, Eugene V.
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
HX84.D3
LC item number
A33
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Debs, Eugene V.
  • Prisons
  • United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Debs, Eugene V.
  • United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Prisons
  • United States
Label
Walls and bars, by Eugene Victor Debs
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The relation of society to the convict -- The prison as an incubator of crime -- I become U.S. convict no. 9653 -- Sharing the lot of les miserables -- Transferred from my cell to the hospital -- Visitors and visiting -- The 1920 campaign for president -- A Christmas Eve reception -- Leaving the prison -- General prison conditions -- Poverty populates the prison -- Creating the criminal -- How I would manage the prison -- Capitalism and crime -- Poverty and the prison -- Socialism and the prison -- Prison labor, its effects on industry and trade -- Studies behind prison walls -- Wasting life
Control code
5732298
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
9 preliminary leaves, [15]-248 pages
Lccn
27020575
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
frontispiece (portrait) plates
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00265980
  • (OCoLC)265980
Label
Walls and bars, by Eugene Victor Debs
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The relation of society to the convict -- The prison as an incubator of crime -- I become U.S. convict no. 9653 -- Sharing the lot of les miserables -- Transferred from my cell to the hospital -- Visitors and visiting -- The 1920 campaign for president -- A Christmas Eve reception -- Leaving the prison -- General prison conditions -- Poverty populates the prison -- Creating the criminal -- How I would manage the prison -- Capitalism and crime -- Poverty and the prison -- Socialism and the prison -- Prison labor, its effects on industry and trade -- Studies behind prison walls -- Wasting life
Control code
5732298
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
9 preliminary leaves, [15]-248 pages
Lccn
27020575
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
frontispiece (portrait) plates
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00265980
  • (OCoLC)265980

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