Mad Or Bad

Author: David J Vaughan
Publisher:
ISBN: 1473864151
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Written in accessible language, this book - unlike any before it - retells twenty-five cases, from the renowned to obscure, including an attempt to murder a bemused Queen Victoria; the poisoner Dove and the much-feared magician; the ...

Trials Of Passion

Author: Lisa Appignanesi
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1405515775
Size: 69.87 MB
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This book journeys into the heart of dark passions and the crimes they impel.

Inconvenient People

Author: Sarah Wise
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1409027953
Size: 64.80 MB
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SHORTLISTED FOR THE WELLCOME BOOK PRIZE Gaslight tales of rooftop escapes, men and women snatched in broad daylight, patients shut in coffins, a fanatical cult known as the Abode of Love.

The Wicked Boy

Author: Kate Summerscale
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 140885113X
Size: 57.75 MB
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Shortlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger for Non-Fiction 2017 The gripping, fascinating account of a shocking murder case that sent late Victorian Britain into a frenzy, by the number one bestselling, multi-award-winning author of The Suspicions ...

Broadmoor Revealed

Author: Mark Stevens
Publisher: Seaforth
ISBN: 9781781593202
Size: 64.76 MB
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"Mark Stevens reveals what life was like for the criminally insane, over one hundred years ago.

Murder Magic Madness

Author: Davies Owen
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317867564
Size: 39.70 MB
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This book shows how beliefs dismissed by some Victorians as ‘medieval superstitions’ continued to influence the thoughts and actions of many people, viz most famously Conan `table tapper' Doyle.

Victorian Suicide

Author: Barbara Gates
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400859565
Size: 48.41 MB
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