Hangman: from Ketch to Pierrepoint, 300 years of execution

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True Crime, Mar 18, 1993 - Capital punishment - 257 pages
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User Review  - mstrust - LibraryThing

Bailey gathers every bit of information on the history of executions and executioners throughout England, with some of Scotland, Wales and Ireland's history on the subject as well. Overall the writing ... Read full review

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This is better than Geoffry Abbott's books though it certainly suffers from a similar pandering to the lurid and sensational. Read full review

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