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William Calcraft: Executioner Extra-ordinaire!
William Calcraft: Executioner Extra-ordinaire!
Geoffrey Abbott
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Geoffrey Abbott examines the life and practice of William Calcraft, the hangman with "the longest career and shortest rope". As with other books by the author, he combines a wealth of research with his own black sense of humour, giving us an eminently readable biography of this 19th-century hangman.... Read More

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