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Witness : the story of David Smith, chief prosecution witness in the Moors Murders case

Author: David Smith; Carol Ann Lee
Publisher: Edinburgh : Mainstream Pub. Co. Ltd., 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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On 7 October 1965, 17-year-old David Smith called Hyde police from a telephone box on Hattersley overspill estate in Manchester. The story that he had to tell of the brutal murder he had witnessed the previous evening set in motion the detection of Britain's most infamous serial killings: the Moors Murders.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Named Person: David Smith
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Smith; Carol Ann Lee
ISBN: 9781845967390 1845967399
OCLC Number: 711053723
Description: 352 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Story of David Smith, chief prosecution witness in the Moors Murders case
Responsibility: David Smith with Carol Ann Lee.

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Despite standing as chief prosecution witness in the Moors Murders trial, David Smith was vilified by the public due to the accusations thrown at him by Myra Hindley and Ian Brady about his  Read more...

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"If you thought nothing more could possibly be written about the harrowing Moors Murders, you were wrong. David Smith was there and his story is both chilling and sad" Manchester Evening News

 
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