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A young woman who spurned the advances of a one-legged admirer battered to death in her Camden Town home on 1 January 1926; a Belgian who spied on the British naval fleet for German intelligence in the Second World War, executed at Pentonville Prison on 31 December 1942. Take a terrifying one year journey and experience hundreds of shocking real life crimes; poisoning, throat slashing, stabbing and shooting all demonstrating the evil one human being can inflict on another. This volume features many infamous cases while lifting some of London's most violent crimes from the pages of history for the first time, as well as the punishments meted out to those responsible. Each incident is delivered in short, sharp, daily bursts examining the most interesting, bizarre and audacious crimes of murder, terrorism and treachery. The book offers its reader a unique day-to-day insight into some of the most hateful and shocking crimes committed in the capital, traversing 400 years of bloody London history, in a format that can be followed daily or in reference to important days in our own lives.
bound: 304 pages
publisher: Amberley Publishing (April 2017)
isbn: 1445665026, 978-1445665023,
weight: 15.5 ounces (