|TYPE||285 Page Book|
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The Unforgiving Rope was written by and Simon Adams. The 285 page book was published by UWA Publishing in 2009 with an ISBN 10 of 1921401222. Most books are now available in ebook, pdf and audible formats. If you need more information about this publication, it can be purchased at Amazon.com or Google Books. If the book is older and/or out of print book try to locate a copy on eBay.com. The Unforgiving Rope mentions 1 serial killers including Martha Rendell. The author Simon Adams has 1 book(s) listed on Killer.Cloud used for the purpose of documenting facts about Serial Killers listed in our database.
More than 150 people were hanged in Western Australia between 1840 and 1964. Some had committed heinous crimes for profit or vengeance; some had killed out of jealousy, misunderstanding or madness. Others were hanged simply because they were victims of their times - prejudices and ill-fated circumstances leading them inexorably towards the gallows. Focussing on the period from first settlement to the eve of World War I, historian Simon Adams skillfully places the circumstances of victims and perpetrators against the backdrop of their era, revealing the stories behind the hangings. We hear last words, feel the heartbreaking fear of the walk to the gallows and watch as bodies dangle at the end of a noose. This is a social history of the dark...
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