Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



Image of item
DVD
Attica. Like Watergate and Vietnam, it is an icon of recent history. Gov. Rockefeller's brutal re-taking of the prison - a nine-minute, 1600-bullet assault that took the lives of 29 inmates and 10 guards held hostage put an end to the four-day rebellion. But the struggles for justice, by both prisoners and guards, endured for three decades. Eventually inmates wrested a historic $12-million settlement from the state, and that bittersweet victory spurred a new round of agitation by guards and their survivors.  GHOSTS OF ATTICA offers a definitive account of America's most violent prison rebellion, its suppression, and the days of torture that ensued using exclusive, images, documents, and interviews. More than just a history film, it also chronicles an unfolding contemporary story, as both inmates and guards united by suffering, but divided by race, class, and culture hurtle towards a final show-down with the state.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at OWWL.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.
Location Call Number /
Shelving Location
Barcode Status /
Due Date
Warsaw Public Library DVD 365.974 GHO (Text)
Videos
52151300332820
Available
-
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.

You are now browsing OWWL

<< Previous Page Shelf Browser Next Page >>
Go to record Survivors guide to prison
DVD 365.6 SUR
Newark Public Library
Go to record Frontline. Last days of solitary
DVD 365.64 LAS
Wood Library Association - Canandaigua
Go to record The work
DVD 365.66109 WOR
Newark Public Library
Go to record Locked up in America
DVD 365.973 LOC
Newark Public Library
Go to record Ghosts of Attica
DVD 365.974 GHO
Warsaw Public Library
Go to record The Alcatraz escape
DVD 365.9794 SEC
Geneva Public Library
Go to record The kitchen
DVD 3660
Newark Public Library
Go to record The farewell
DVD 3661
Newark Public Library
Go to record Angel has fallen
DVD 3662
Newark Public Library

Additional Resources