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American heiress : the wild saga of the kidnapping, crimes and trial of Patty Hearst / Jeffrey Toobin.

Toobin, Jeffrey, (author.).

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  • 10 of 10 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Union County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cook Memorial Library - La Grande .

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0 current holds with 10 total copies.

Summary:

Examines the life of Patty Hearst who suffered an unimaginable trauma and then made the stunning decision to join her captor's crusade.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande 322.42 T668 (Text) 35178001583569 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 09/03/2016 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385536714
  • ISBN: 0385536712
  • Physical Description: x, 371 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, a division of Penguin Random House, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [345]-355) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Nervous breakdown nation -- From inside the trunk -- The SLA -- The point of no return -- Prisoner of war -- Not just a bunch of nuts -- Three hundred bald men -- "I'm a strong woman" -- The birth of Tania -- Stay and fight -- Common criminals -- Showdown at Mel's -- Live on television -- Apocalypse on Fifty-Fourth Street -- "The gentlest, most beautiful man" -- Jack Scott makes and offer -- Road trip -- The streets of Sacramento -- Death of a "bourgeois pig" -- Feminist bomb-making -- Freeze! -- "There will be a revolution in Amerikkka and we'll be helping to make it" -- "Your ever-loving momma and poppa care about the truth" -- More excited than scared -- The search for old McMonkey -- The verdict -- "Favoring the rich over the poor".
Summary, etc.:
Examines the life of Patty Hearst who suffered an unimaginable trauma and then made the stunning decision to join her captor's crusade.
Target Audience Note:
1110L Lexile.
Subject: Hearst, Patricia, 1954-
Hearst, Patricia, 1954- > Trials, litigation, etc.
Symbionese Liberation Army.
Trials (Robbery) > United States.
Hearst, Patricia, 1954-
Symbionese Liberation Army.
Trials (Robbery)
United States.
Genre: Trials, litigation, etc.

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