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Crime And Chaos In Victorian Penkridge By Paul Robinson
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This collection of stories from nineteenth century Penkridge covers a diverse range of events, from drunken brawls to burglary, drownings, railway accidents, child neglect and animal cruelty. It... More > includes surprising revelations about poverty and neglect in the village, tragic loss of life and a number of gruesome and unexplained deaths. Read about the activities of the village fire-fighters and policemen, and how the local courts and workhouse dealt with those who wouldn't obey the law or couldn't look after themselves. Meet brazen fraudsters, runaway husbands, feuding families and the foul-mouthed fighting women of Penkridge past!< Less
Crime and Chaos In Victorian Penkridge By Paul Robinson
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This collection of stories from nineteenth century Penkridge covers a diverse range of events, from drunken brawls to burglary, drownings, railway accidents, child neglect and animal cruelty. It... More > includes surprising revelations about poverty and neglect in the village, tragic loss of life and a number of gruesome and unexplained deaths. Read about the activities of the village fire-fighters and policemen, and how the local courts and workhouse dealt with those who wouldn't obey the law or couldn't look after themselves. Meet brazen fraudsters, runaway husbands, feuding families and the foul-mouthed fighting women of Penkridge past!< Less
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Steampunk guide to The life of Victorian Domestic Servants By Edward Hambrook
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A two part guide detailing the positions and duties of the servants of a victorian Household. Section one details the origins and responsibilities of a number of the common posts. Section two give... More > a detailed guide on hiring, training and managing servants. Information on uniforms, accomadation,law, wages, savings obtaining references and what do do if your servants are found guilty of crime. An interesting glimpse into the victorian household below stairs.< Less
Crimes Act 1958 (Vic) By CourtRules
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Crimes Act 1958 (Vic) - Version 28 November 2011
Crimes, Cults and Curious Cats By Jonathan Day
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Beware tin cats offering invitations, psychopathic chemists with a turret full of collectable porcelain, priests pursuing satanic cults, and evil entities living in windmills. Better to listen to the... More > green spirit peering over your shoulder, the ghost of a young man with no heart, and Victorian palaeontologist who has unearthed the face of God.< Less
The Shadow of a Crime A Cumbrian Romance By Hall, Sir Caine
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Sir Thomas Henry Hall Caine CH KBE (14 May 1853 – 31 August... More > 1931), usually known as Hall Caine, was a Manx author. He is best known as a novelist and playwright of the late Victorian and the Edwardian eras. In his time, he was exceedingly popular, and, at the peak of his success, his novels outsold those of his contemporaries. Many of his novels were also made into films. His novels were primarily romances, involving love triangles, but also addressed some of the more serious political and social issues of the day.Caine acted as secretary to Dante Gabriel Rossetti and at one time he aspired to become a man of letters. To this end he published a number of serious works, but these had little success. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hall_Caine< Less
Crime and Calamity in Old Rugeley and Cannock By Paul Robinson
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This book details hundreds of events that happened in and around Rugeley and Cannock in the Victorian era. Almost none of these stories have appeared in print since they were first reported upon.... More > Separate chapters cover accidents on the railways, roads and canals as well as mishaps in the workplace and at home. Discover remarkable happenings which took place at some of the best known places in the vicinity and get a glimpse into the lives of real people of the age, from the highest positions in society to the very lowest. Read fascinating stories about fires, floods, crashes and explosions, accounts of cruelty, neglect and squalor, and details of crimes ranging from petty theft to murder. Learn of suicide pacts and accidental shootings and follow the trail of dangerous stalkers and brazen fraudsters. You'll meet fighting vicars, heroic firemen, a naked bridegroom, rabid dogs and thieving children as well as uncovering the exploits of one of the most remarkable women Rugeley has ever produced!< Less
The Hatchet: Lizzie Borden's Journal of Murder, Mystery & Victorian History, Vol. 5, #1, Issue 21 COLOR ISSUE By Stefani Koorey
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Color Edition. The Hatchet is a quarterly journal devoted to the examination and investigation of Murder, Mystery, Victorian history, and the Borden Murders of 1892. Written for both the novice and... More > seasoned true crime enthusiast, The Hatchet takes a literate and entertaining approach through wide-ranging feature essays, reviews and criticism, interviews, fiction, art, poetry, and humor. Fact-filled, The Hatchet contains contributions by authors, artists, poets, writers, and Lizzie Borden scholars worldwide.< Less
The Hatchet: Lizzie Borden's Journal of Murder, Mystery & Victorian History, Vol. 5, #1, Issue 21 COLOR ISSUE By Stefani Koorey
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Color Edition. The Hatchet is a quarterly journal devoted to the examination and investigation of Murder, Mystery, Victorian history, and the Borden Murders of 1892. Written for both the novice and... More > seasoned true crime enthusiast, The Hatchet takes a literate and entertaining approach through wide-ranging feature essays, reviews and criticism, interviews, fiction, art, poetry, and humor. Fact-filled, The Hatchet contains contributions by authors, artists, poets, writers, and Lizzie Borden scholars worldwide.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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