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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
Note
Originally published: 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781780576237
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
445 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781780576237
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
A fine day for a hanging : the Ruth Ellis story, Carol Ann Lee
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781780576237
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
445 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781780576237
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

Library Locations

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