Books tagged: death by hanging

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The Girl From Shepherd's Bush
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 92,160. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Death by hanging was abolished in 1965. (Just in time to save the Moor’s Murderers!) For Grace and her brother it was thirteen years too late.
Executions & Horrible Tortures From Olden Times
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
During past centuries, crimes such as filing metal shavings from a coin, shoplifting a handkerchief, or a bit of lace was usually punished with torture or even death. More serious crimes like treason, inciting civil disobedience, or witchcraft could result in some truly horrendous punishments like being drawn and quartered. People accused of witchcraft were subjected to a water test & burned if-
Death Minus Hours
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
His father has been in jail for twenty years, the last few of these on death row for killing his aunt—his father’s sister—a murder he indeed did commit. His execution is set for the next morning, and he has finally agreed to see his son.