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The Resource The last face you'll ever see : the private life of the American death penalty, Ivan Solotaroff

The last face you'll ever see : the private life of the American death penalty, Ivan Solotaroff

Label
The last face you'll ever see : the private life of the American death penalty
Title
The last face you'll ever see
Title remainder
the private life of the American death penalty
Statement of responsibility
Ivan Solotaroff
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Removes the mask of the executioner revealing the secret face of capital punishment, probing the private lives, emotions, and concerns of the men and women who staff the nation's death chambers
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Solotaroff, Ivan
Dewey number
364.66/0973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV8696
LC item number
.S65 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Executions and executioners
  • Capital punishment
  • Death row
  • Capital punishment
  • Death row
  • Executions and executioners
  • United States
  • Doodstraf
  • Beulen
Label
The last face you'll ever see : the private life of the American death penalty, Ivan Solotaroff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Prologue -- The "Peculiar institution" of American executions -- The "Death Belt": Flordia to Texas -- Louisiana: the explusion of taboo -- Mississippi gas chamber: a special kind of person -- The execution of Jimmy Lee Gray -- Randomness: the making of a modern executioner -- As fate would have it: the making of a reluctant executioner -- "I don't want to do this anymore": the executions of Edward Earl Johnson and Connie Ray Evans -- "Have you ever thought about changing jobs": the execution of Leo Edwards
Control code
45757739
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 232 pages
Isbn
9780060174484
Lccn
2001016604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)45757739
Label
The last face you'll ever see : the private life of the American death penalty, Ivan Solotaroff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Prologue -- The "Peculiar institution" of American executions -- The "Death Belt": Flordia to Texas -- Louisiana: the explusion of taboo -- Mississippi gas chamber: a special kind of person -- The execution of Jimmy Lee Gray -- Randomness: the making of a modern executioner -- As fate would have it: the making of a reluctant executioner -- "I don't want to do this anymore": the executions of Edward Earl Johnson and Connie Ray Evans -- "Have you ever thought about changing jobs": the execution of Leo Edwards
Control code
45757739
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 232 pages
Isbn
9780060174484
Lccn
2001016604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)45757739

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