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Title Buried lives : incarcerated in early America / edited by Michele Lise Tarter and Richard Bell.
Published Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2012.
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 Floor3  HV9466 .B847 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xii, 303 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1: Brokering power behind bars -- Hearing whispers, casting shadows -- Incarcerated innocents -- "Those indolent hardened husseys go on dispensing all rule & order here" -- "Hopelessly hardened" -- Universities of social and political change -- 2: Writing the carceral experience -- Reading prisoners on the scaffold -- Floating prisons -- "The horrors of this far-famed penitentiary" -- Harry Hawser's fate -- "The floor was stained with the blood of a slave".
Subject Prisoners -- United States -- History.
Prisons -- United States -- History.
Inmates of institutions -- United States -- History.
Punishment -- United States -- History.
Related Names Tarter, Michele Lise, 1960-
Bell, Richard, 1978-
ISBN 9780820341194 (cloth : alk. paper)
0820341193 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780820341200 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0820341207 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard # 40020695903
OCLC number 744560368