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The haunted history of Alcatraz Island / by Tammy Gagne.

Gagne, Tammy, (author.).

"Alcatraz Island is known for its former prison, Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary, which housed many dangerous criminals. The island is also known as one of the most haunted locations in the world. This title explores the history of the island, reports of unexplained activity at the former prison, and ways in which paranormal investigators and scientists search for proof of hauntings."-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781098292508
  • ISBN: 1098292502
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: Hardcover library binding.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2024]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The haunted rock -- Alcatraz's haunted houses -- Music and murder -- Separating fact from fiction -- Fast facts -- Stop and think -- Glossary.
Subject: United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California > Juvenile literature.
Haunted prisons > Juvenile literature.
Haunted islands > Juvenile literature.
Haunted places > Juvenile literature.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Carbon Library Cooperative. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Palmerton Area Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Palmerton Area Library J 979.461 G12 (Text) 65000000084881 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

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