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Uncertain Justice: Canadian Women and Capital Punishment, 1754-1953

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In 1754 Eleanor Powers was hung for a murder committed during a botched robbery. She was the first woman condemned to die in Canada, but would not be the last.

In Uncertain Justice, Beverley Boissery and Murray Greenwood portray a cast of women characters almost as often wronged by the law as they have wronged society. Starting with the Powers trial and continuing to the no
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Paperback, 280 pages
Published October 1st 2000 by Dundurn (first published January 1st 2000)
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Though I thought the subject matter would be interesting, this book is poorly written and the layout seldom makes sense. Don't bother.
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