Did someone really escape from Alcatraz?


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Alcatraz was one of the United States' most notorious prisons -- isolated on an island and surrounded by sharks. Check out this HowStuffWorks podcast to learn more about the fact and fiction surrounding escape attempts at Alcatraz.

Topics in this Podcast: American history, 20th century, history mysteries, Architecture, U.S. history, Crime