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Author Cheever, Joan M.

Title Back from the dead : one woman's search for the men who walked off America's death row / Joan M. Cheever.

Publication Info. Chichester, England ; Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley, 2006.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Johnsburg PL Adult Non-Fiction - JOLY-11  364.1523 CHE    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  364.1523 CHE    AVAILABLE
 Peotone PL Adult Non Fiction - PEBB-2  364.1523 CHE    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  364.1523 CHE    AVAILABLE
 Wilmington PL Adult Non Fiction - WLBB-2  364.66 CHE    AVAILABLE
Description xi, 308 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-301) and index.
Contents A date with death -- A "visit" from Walter -- Winners of America's 1972 death row lottery -- Class of '72: where are you? -- A dead man walking and talking -- From a cell of law books to a library of one -- Once a con. Always? -- The innocents: Pitts and Lee -- "Pops": the oldest member of the class -- A promise to keep -- A report card -- A promise to kill again -- A killer's 32-year Christmas shopping trip -- Finding Furman -- Finding forgiveness.
Subject Death row inmates -- United States -- Biography.
Murderers -- United States -- Biography.
Ex-convicts -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 0470017503 hardback
9780470017500 hardback

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