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£75.00

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Published: 30 October 2020

240 Pages

234x153mm

ISBN: 9780198863038


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Debauched, Desperate, Deranged

Women Who Killed, London 1674-1913

Carolyn A. Conley

  • The first multi-century study of women and homicide
  • Based on contemporary accounts of every woman tried for homicide in London between 1674 and 1913, allowing for both statistical analysis and detailed case studies
  • Provides a detailed, primary sourced account of changing stereotypes of women for nearly 250 years