Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
Island in the fog -- Murder on the Rock -- The perfect place for a prison -- Escape-proof island -- Life on the Rock -- Alcatraz vs. Al Capone -- The Birdman of Alcatraz -- Ghosts in the hall -- Escape from Alcatraz? -- A haunted island? -- From prison to park -- The mystery lives on -- Alcatraz : then and now -- Glossary.
Relates stories of ghosts that are supposed to haunt the island's former prison.