Assassination

Assassination

Women in Crime

Women in Crime

Death Row

Profiles of People Who Face the Ultimate Penalty

$24.95
ISBN
9781741103878

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By Xavier Waterkeyn
Format Paperback / softback
Page Extent 208
Book Size 234 x 155 x 17
Imprint New Holland Publishers
Release Date 1 Jul 2006
Subject Classification True stories / True crime

Capital punishment and the death sentence past and present

Capital punishment and the death sentence have been with humans since before the beginning of history. In the modern world the death penalty is still very popular. Starting with the Baby Farmers in inner Sydney at the turn of the last century, through to the Christie murders at 10 Rillington Place in England and the recent sniper murders in the US, Death Row takes the reader through dozens of fascinating case studies of people who have been put on Death Row, including: Ruth Ellis - Ted Bundy - Timothy McVeigh - The Washington Snipers - Van Nguyen

Xavier Waterkeyn

Xavier Waterkeyn eclectic background includes photography, directing documentaries, scriptwriting, editing and marketing. He the author of, collaborator in and editor of a number of literary projects that span the full range of genres from children to adult in both fiction and non-fiction, such as Where Bin Laden?, Air and Space Disasters of the World, The Gabriel Method and Superstitions. His latest project, in partnership with the brilliant illustrator, Daniel Lalic, is Where Elvis?