WorldCat Linked Data Explorer

http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1810250806

Last Day of a Condemned Man

Open All Close All

http://schema.org/description

  • "A man vilified by society and condemned to death for his crime wakes every morning knowing that this day might be his last. With the hope for release his only comfort, he spends his hours recounting his life and the time before his imprisonment. But as the hours pass, he knows that he is powerless to change his fate. He must follow the path so many have trod before him and the path that leads to the guillotine."
  • "In this profoundly moving milestone by the author of Les Miserables, a condemned man writes of his mental anguish inside the walls of a prison. With six weeks of life left to him before facing the guillotine for a crime that is never revealed he looks back on the events of his life. Includes a new introduction by anti-death-penalty activist David Dow. - Publisher description."
  • "In this profoundly moving milestone by the author of Les Misérables, a condemned man writes of his mental anguish inside the walls of a prison. With six weeks of life left to him before facing the guillotine--for a crime that is never revealed--he looks back on the events of his life. Includes a new introduction by anti-death-penalty activist David Dow.--Publisher description."
  • "Deeply shocking in its time, The Last Day of a Condemned Man is a profound and moving tale and a vital work of social commentary. A man vilified by society and condemned to death for his crime wakes every morning knowing that this day might be his last. With the hope for release his only comfort, he spends his hours recounting his life and the time before his imprisonment. But as the hours pass, he knows that he is powerless to change his fate. He must follow the path so many have trod before him--the path that leads to the guillotine."

http://schema.org/genre

  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Literary collections"@en
  • "Literary collections"
  • "Translations"@en
  • "Translations"
  • "Electronic books"@en

http://schema.org/name

  • "Last Day of a Condemned Man"@en
  • "The last day of a condemned man"
  • "The last day of a condemned man"@en
  • "The last day of a condemned man : and other prison writings"@en
  • "Last day of a condemned man"