Lynne Wilson


Lynne Wilson is the author of the books 'A Year in Victorian Edinburgh' and 'Crime & Punishment in Victorian Edinburgh'. Although Lynne's career has mainly consisted of scientific and research work, she has always had a strong interest in the social history of the Victorian era and has spent many years researching this topic. Having previously studied in both Edinburgh and Glasgow, Lynne now lives in Stirling and writes about the history of these cities in her spare time. Lynne has also had two books published by The History Press: Murder & Crime in Stirling, and A Grim Almanac of Glasgow.

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The Casebook of Glasgow's Victorian Detective
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
The real life cases of Victorian Detective, Archie Carmichael, a talented detective officer who spent over forty years policing the city of Glasgow and catching some of the most notorious criminals within it, earning him the title of 'Glasgow's Sherlock Holmes'. With the Foreword and Historical Notes on the cases written by historical researcher and author, Lynne Wilson.
Crime and Punishment in Victorian Edinburgh
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 25,190. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
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A selection of true crimes, punishments and court cases from Edinburgh in the Victorian era, giving a mixture of humorous, harrowing and strange accounts of Victorian crime in this city.

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