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Fortress Alcatraz

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Before becoming known worldwide as the notorious penitentiary and, more recently, a famous tourist attraction, the little island of Alcatraz in the middle of San Francisco Bay was controlled by the U.S. Army for nearly 90 years. This barren, guano-covered island surrounded by treacherous currents was ideally located to serve its dual purposes as military defense post and p ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published August 15th 2004 by Ten Speed Press (first published August 2004)
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