The Resource Where is Alcatraz?, by Nico Medina ; illustrated by David Groff, (electronic resource)

Where is Alcatraz?, by Nico Medina ; illustrated by David Groff, (electronic resource)

Label
Where is Alcatraz?
Title
Where is Alcatraz?
Statement of responsibility
by Nico Medina ; illustrated by David Groff
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Escape from the ordinary and break into Alcatraz, America's most famous prison! The island of Alcatraz has always been a place that's fascinated visitors, from the Native American tribes who believed it was home to evil spirits to the Spanish explorers who discovered the island. In modern times, it was a federal prison for only 29 years, but now draws over a million visitors each year. Learn the history of America's most famous prison, from its initial construction as a fort in the 1800s, to its most famous residents such as Al Capone and 'Machine Gun' Kelly. Where Is Alcatraz? also chronicles some of the most exciting escape attempts--even one that involved chipping through stone with spoons and constructing rafts out of raincoats!"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Medina, Nico
Dewey number
365/.979461
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
830L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
HV9474.A4
LC item number
M43 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Reading level
5.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Groff, David
Series statement
Where is ...?
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California
  • Prisons
  • Prisons
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Prisons
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / General
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.)
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.)
  • California
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Where is Alcatraz?, by Nico Medina ; illustrated by David Groff, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where is Alcatraz? -- Island of the pelicans -- Gangland -- Welcome to the rock -- The daily grind -- Escape from Alcatraz -- This rock is ours -- Alcatraz now -- Timelines
Control code
on1019807047
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (108 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780451532763
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
78494205-5B17-43A1-8835-43FD552C3A82
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1019807047
  • (OCoLC)1019807047
Label
Where is Alcatraz?, by Nico Medina ; illustrated by David Groff, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where is Alcatraz? -- Island of the pelicans -- Gangland -- Welcome to the rock -- The daily grind -- Escape from Alcatraz -- This rock is ours -- Alcatraz now -- Timelines
Control code
on1019807047
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (108 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780451532763
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
78494205-5B17-43A1-8835-43FD552C3A82
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1019807047
  • (OCoLC)1019807047

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