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Pierrepoint: A Family of Executioners: The Story of Britain's Infamous Hangmen
For 55 years, generations of the Pierrepoint family served as fearsome hangmen in England. The dynasty began in 1901 with Henry Pierrepoint, who was followed into the gruesome profession by his brother Thomas, and in time, his eldest son Albert. Between them, they carried out an amazing 900 executions. This book recounts the lives and tales of the Pierrepoint family, their ...more
Hardcover, 306 pages
Published February 1st 2006 by John Blake
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