Rack, Rope and Red-hot Pincers

Rack, Rope and Red-hot Pincers : A History of Torture and Its Instruments

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"Little Ease" - a cell only four feet square and nine feet high, in which it was impossible to lie down. "The Duke of Exeter's Daughter" and "Skeffington's Gyves" - two of the many excruciating versions of the rack. This text offers an account of instruments of torture through the ages.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 111.76 x 177.8 x 20.32mm | 204.12g
  • Headline Publishing Group
  • Headline Book Publishing
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 16pp b/w
  • 0747239843
  • 9780747239840

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