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It is the hot house life inside leavenworth prison, by pete earley, published by bantam books, 1992 incidently, for the sake of historical accuracy, leavenworth prison has historically been called the big house, not the hot house it was the big house back in gangster days and before.
The hot house: life inside leavenworth prison was a national bestseller and was based on a year that earley spent inside a maximum security federal prison as an author born in arizona, earley was reared in colorado and worked for newspapers in kansas and oklahoma before moving to the virginia suburbs of washington dc, where he lives with. The hot house by pete earley hands down, the hot house: life inside leavenworth prison is one of the most interesting books i have read all year also, it is the furthest from my norm of books i generally pick up to read.
The hot house life inside leavenworth prison with the cooperation of the bureau of prisons, pete earley spent much time from mid-1987 to mid-1989 at leavenworth, a maximum-security institution whose nickname, the hot house, derives from its lack of air conditioning despite the searing kansas summers. Book report: the hot house general info: this book is an honest account of life in leavenworth prison, kansas based on interviews with notorious inmates and numerous other individuals the book begins with introducing inmates such as carl bowles, dallas scott and william post and offers insight information on the cultural aspect inside the prison itself.
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