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A handbook on hanging : being a short introduction to the fine art of execution, containing much useful information on neck-breaking. throttling, strangling, asphyyxiation, decapitation and electrocution : data and wrinkles on hangmanship : with the late Mr. Hangman Berry's methods and his pioneering list of drops : to which is added an account of the Great Nuremberg hanging's : a ready reckoner for hangmen : and many other items of interest including the anatomy of murder : Finally definit
Bib ID 2220508
Format BookBook
Author
Duff, Charles, 1894-1966
 
Description [Yorkshire, Eng.] : EP Publishing ; [Totowa, N. J.] : Rowman & Littefield, 1974 
191 p. ; 19 cm. 
ISBN 0854099603
Notes

Reprint of the 1961 ed. published by Putnam, London.

Subjects Capital punishment.  |  Hanging.
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