Women Serial Killers of the 19th Century, is a short book that looks at women who kill.
Women are supposedly the gentler sex, the nurturers, so why do women kill? They kill for love, they kill for hate. They kill because of jealousy and they kill because they want money or power.
From aristocratic Prussian beauties to illiterate French maids, women from all walks of life have become serial killers. Author and historian Sylvia Perrini has collected together ten short fascinating stories of women in the nineteenth century who became infamous as serial killers.
All the profiles in this book are contained in the complete WOMEN SERIAL KILLERS OF THE 19th CENTURY; THE GOLDEN AGE OF POISONS