Unforgiving Rope, The: Murder and Hanging on Australia's Western Frontier

By: Adams, Simon

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Book Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 285pp, weighs 434gms. More than 150 people were hanged in Western Australia between 1840 and 1964. Focusing on the period from first settlement to the eve of WW1, Simon Adams skillfully places the circumstances of victims and perpetrators against the backdrop of their era, revealing the stories behind the hangings. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.

Title: Unforgiving Rope, The: Murder and Hanging on Australia's Western Frontier

Author Name: Adams, Simon

Categories: Australian History, True Crime,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Crawley, WA, Australia, UWA Publishing: 2009

ISBN Number: 1921401222

ISBN Number 13: 9781921401220

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Not Applicable

Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Seller ID: HISAUS680

Keywords: Australian History, Western Australia, True Crime, Murder, Hangman, Capital Punishment, Hanging,