True Crime UK

True Crime UK : From Mary Queen of Scots to the Present Day

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A collection of famous or fascinating UK crime stories from the past to the present. The stories are grouped by theme - Avarice, Love & Sex, Treason & Psychosis - and may be read in the sequence suggested by the author, or dipped into like an encyclopedia. Each story begins with a brief resume of the facts to whet the appetite for the details which unfold. This is for all those intrigued by true crimes stories through the ages - the Tudors, the Jacobeans, the Georgians, Victorians, Edwardians, World War II, the Roaring Twenties, World War II, 1950s, Swinging Sixties, 1970s and not resting until the present. Great for dipping into on the commute to work, on holiday or at home. This book includes the true crime stories of: - Jack the Ripper; Ian Brady & Myra Hindley; Peter Sutcliffe; Ian Huntley; Oscar Wilde; Dr Crippen; Denis Nilsen; Burke & Hare; Ronald & Reggie Kray; Raoul Moat; Robert Napper; Ruth Ellis; James Duke of Monmouth; Robert Thompson & John Venables; Colin Ireland; Jane Andrews; Donald Neilson; Michael Stone; Fred & Rose West; Sidney Fox; Dr Harold Shipman; Michael Ryan; Thomas Hamilton; Mary Queen of Scots; and many others.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 204 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 11.68mm | 362.87g
  • Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507721854
  • 9781507721858
  • 1,846,560

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