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The maul and the pear tree : the Ratcliffe Highway murders 1811

Author: P D James; T A Critchley
Publisher: London : Faber, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
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"In 1811, John Williams was buried with a stake in his heart. Was he the notorious East End killer or his eighth victim in the bizarre and shocking Ratcliffe Highway Murders? In this vivid and gripping reconstruction P. D. James and T. A. Critchley draw on public records, newspaper clippings and hitherto unpublished sources, expertly sifting the evidence to shed new light on this infamous Wapping  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: John Williams; John Williams
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: P D James; T A Critchley
ISBN: 9780571258086 0571258085
OCLC Number: 749909682
Notes: Previous edition: 2000.
Formerly CIP.
Description: xxii, 372 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm
Responsibility: P.D. James and T.A. Critchley.

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In 1811 John Williams was buried with a stake in his heart. Was he the notorious East End killer or his eighth victim in the bizarre and shocking Ratcliffe Highway Murders? In this reconstruction,  Read more...

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