Books by Donald Powell Wilson

MY SIX CONVICTS by Donald Powell Wilson
Released: Feb. 1, 1950

"Warden Johnson's Island Prison seems merely a contemporary crime documentary, and Warden Duffy's San Quentin Story a fairly routine introduction to the inauguration of changeover from old time methods to new, in comparison to this dramatic, exciting, frequently moving story of Mr Six Convicts."
For those interested in an absorbing human interest story plus a prison background, this is — in one reader's opinion, anyhow- the most fascinating record since Thomas Mott Osborne fired me with interest in the subject. Dr. Wilson was assigned to Leavenworth by the United States Public Health Service on an extensive research job connected with narcotics. Read full book review >