SAN QUENTIN STATE PRISON. Established in 1852, San Quentin is one of the most notorious penal institutions in America. This special Commemorative 150th Anniversary volume details its fascinating comprehensive history.
SAN QUENTIN STATE PRISON. Perhaps the most comprehensive history of San Quentin in print. Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of San Quentin Prison, this beautiful full color history book details the history of one of America's most famous prisons and will be a treasured addition to the library of anyone interested in law enforcement or correctional history. Includes a large historical section printed on parchment paper. Other features include: --All inmates buried at San Quentin; ---Superb photographs rarely seen; --Special training for Correctional Officers, SWAT teams and SERT teams; --Riots and severe altercations; --Executions at San Quentin, including women; --All Correctional Staff Killed in the line of duty through 2002; --A listing of hundreds of Correctional Staff through the decades; and MUCH MORE. Extra large 9" x 12" 'coffee table size' volume.