By Paul Buck
A entire historical past of significant legal breaks through those that paid a heavy expense for his or her misdeeds, and risked all to regain their freedom
In the folklore of worldwide warfare II, the reminiscence of these heroes who staged great escapes from POW camps nonetheless undergo. yet what concerning the different part of the coin: the audacious and bold breakouts of gangsters and villains today? This booklet makes a speciality of nice escapes from civilian prisons, no matter if the escape was deliberate or opportunistic, aided from inside through corrupt guards or facilitated by way of a violent gang of intruders. The exploits of such mythical Houdini kind figures because the 18th-century rogue Jack Sheppard and the Canadian serial escaper Wayne Carlson are stated along stories of breakouts from probably unassailable jails; Alcatraz, Northern Ireland's Maze legal, and the Bangkok Hilton. This ebook thrillingly describes a phenomenon as previous as imprisonment itself. For regardless of the ever extra refined expertise of surveillance and protection gear, the escapee will continuously locate the weakest hyperlink.
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Prison Break: True Stories of the World's Greatest Escapes by Paul Buck