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The Resource A fine day for a hanging : the Ruth Ellis story, Carol Ann Lee

A fine day for a hanging : the Ruth Ellis story, Carol Ann Lee

Label
A fine day for a hanging : the Ruth Ellis story
Title
A fine day for a hanging
Title remainder
the Ruth Ellis story
Statement of responsibility
Carol Ann Lee
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1955, Ruth Ellis shot dead her lover, David Blakely. After a trial that lasted less than two days, she was found guilty and sentenced to death, becoming the last woman to be hanged in Britain. Despite her infamy, Ruth's story has never been fully told. Here, Carol Ann Lee examines the facts without agenda or sensation
Biography type
individual biography
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Lee, Carol Ann
Dewey number
364.1523
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Ellis, Ruth
  • Women murderers
  • Murderers
  • Biography
Label
A fine day for a hanging : the Ruth Ellis story, Carol Ann Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9781780575261
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
445 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781780575261
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports.
Label
A fine day for a hanging : the Ruth Ellis story, Carol Ann Lee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9781780575261
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
445 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781780575261
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports.

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