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Down in the Chapel: Doing Time and Doing Religion at Graterford Prison

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Hardcover, 416 pages
Published August 13th 2013 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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Daniel Parker
Author attempts to cover too much in a dissertation type approach, and for what I think could've been a very informative and enlightening read ended up being a chore to get through. Suffered from lack of proficient editing which I think would have cut some of the fat and focused on the meat.
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