Prisoner 1082: Escape From Crumlin Road, Europe's Alcatraz

Prisoner 1082: Escape From Crumlin Road, Europe's Alcatraz


On 26 December 1960 Donal Donnelly made his dramatic break out from the felony referred to as ""Europe's Alcatraz"". utilizing hack-saw blades, torn sheets and electrical cable, Donal broke out of Crumlin street legal, operating the gauntlet of searchlights, alarms and machine-gun nests. 3 years past, the teenage Donal have been convicted of club within the IRA through the first yr of ""Operation Harvest"", and was once sentenced to 10 years. this is often the tale of ways he overcame many hurdles to reside a profitable, satisfied existence. ""A readable writing kind and a rousing description of Donnelly's break out from criminal. . . . An action-packed saga.""-Library magazine

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