Australia's Most Unforgettable Prison Escapes

Wendy Lewis
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Is attempting to escape really worth the risk? Riveting true stories.

Jailbreak chronicles the pick of Australian prison escapes with the most notorious prisons and most desperate escapees. Ranging from sheer brutality to love-conquers-all, every one of these stories is riveting and real.

Featuring Russell Cox, the only man to escape from 'escape-proof' Katingal then try to break back in; hapless serial escapees Arthur 'Slim' Halliday and Darcy Dugan; Mulawa's Julie Cashman and her two doomed lovers; the unstoppable Raymond Denning; Helicopter Man John Killick; tragic Pentridge escapee Ronald Ryan and many more.

Escaping from prison is a huge risk to take. The men and women in these stories all decided it was worth the risk. See what you think...

Author bio:

Wendy Lewis lives in Sydney. She has a BSc in architecture, an honours degree in linguistics and is a qualified ESL teacher. She has been a freelance writer for the last ten years and has written for stage, screen, television and radio.

Category: True Crime
ISBN: 9781760401238
Publisher: Bonnier Echo
Imprint: Echo
Pub Date: August 2016
Page Extent: 288
Format: Paperback - C format
Subject: True crime