A Century of London Murders and Executions, Paperback / softback Book

A Century of London Murders and Executions Paperback / softback


John J. Eddleston's carefully researched, well-illustrated and enthralling text will appeal to anyone interested in the shady side of Britain's capital city.

A Century of London Murders and Executions includes the case of the infamous Dr Crippen, executed in 1910 for poisoning and dismembering his wife in Islington; Neville Heath, who was hanged at Pentonville Prison for the brutal murder of Margery Gardner in 1946; and Ruth Ellis, the last woman to hang in Britain after being found guilty of shooting her lover outside a pub on the edge of Hampstead Heath in 1955.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 192 pages
  • Publisher: The History Press Ltd
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  • Category: Crime & criminology
  • ISBN: 9780750950404



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