Don Osborne

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Review - Pentridge: Behind the Bluestone Walls, Don Osborne

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Book Title: 
Pentridge: Behind the Bluestone Walls
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Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760068547
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2015

#amreading Pentridge: Behind the Bluestone Walls, Don Osborne

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From the increasing true crime stacks.

From the Blurb:

When Don Osborne went to Pentridge in 1970, he found a nineteenth-century penal establishment in full working order. It held about 1200 inmates, most of them cooped up in tiny stone cells that sweltered in summer and froze in winter. Some had no sewerage or electric light.

Pentridge: Behind the Bluestone Walls

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

When Don Osborne went to Pentridge in 1970, he found a nineteenth-century penal establishment in full working order. It held about 1200 inmates, most of them cooped up in tiny stone cells that sweltered in summer and froze in winter. Some had no sewerage or electric light.

ISBN: 
9781760068547
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2015

Don Osborne

Author Information
Osborne, Don

Don Osborne was raised in Preston in the shadows of the mighty Pentridge Prison. He trained as a teacher at Melbourne Teacher’s College and taught for 30 years, including time in the early 1970s as an Education Officer at Pentridge Prison. A lifetime student of crime, he resides at Teesdale in country Victoria.