Alcatraz: From Prison to Tourist Attraction
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Alcatraz: From Prison to Tourist Attraction

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This video by CaliforniaTravelTips gives a brief history of the now defunct prison and promotes it as a fun-filled tourist destination. The contrast between the grim setting and the up-beat tone of the narrator is striking.
Material Type: Presentation
Technical Format: Video
Date Added to MERLOT: July 06, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 21, 2014
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Submitter: Lisa Lewin
Keywords: film, history, north america, us history, arts, al capone, media and culture studies, tv, sciences, alcatraz, san francisco

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Primary Audience: College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States

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