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A prison diary
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Published:
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2003.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st U.S. ed.
Physical Desc:
259 pages ; 24 cm.
Status:
Main Library - Adult Biography
B A671a
Description
On July 19, 2001, following a conviction for perjury, international bestselling author Jeffrey Archer was sentenced to four years in prison. Prisoner FF8282, as Archer is now known, spent the first three weeks in the notorious HMP Belmarsh, a high-security prison in South London, home to murderers, terrorists and some of Britain's most violent criminals.On the last day of the trial, his mother dies, and the world's press accompany him to the funeral. On returning to prison, he's placed on the lifer's wing, where a cellmate sells his story to the tabloids. Prisoners and guards routinely line up outside his cell to ask for his autograph, to write letters, and to seek advice on their appeals.For twenty-two days, Archer was locked in a cell with a murderer and a drug baron. He decided to use that time to write an hour-by-hour diary, detailing the worst three weeks of his life.When A Prison Diary was published in England, it was condemned by the prison authorities, and praised by the critics.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0312321864
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APA Citation (style guide)

Archer, J. (2003). A prison diary. 1st U.S. ed. New York: St. Martin's Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Archer, Jeffrey, 1940-. 2003. A Prison Diary. New York: St. Martin's Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Archer, Jeffrey, 1940-, A Prison Diary. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2003.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Archer, Jeffrey. A Prison Diary. 1st U.S. ed. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2003. Print.

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