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The invention of murder : how the Victorians revelled in death and detection and created modern crime
Title:
The invention of murder : how the Victorians revelled in death and detection and created modern crime
ISBN:
9781250024879
Physical Description:
xi, 556 pages ; 25 cm
Contents:
Imagining murder -- Trial by newspaper -- Entertaining murder -- Policing murder -- Panic -- Middle-class poisoners -- Science, technology and the law -- Violence -- Modernity.
Format:
Book
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2013.
General Note:
Originally published: 2011.

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