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The short and bloody history of highwaymen

1st American ed.

Published by Lerner Publications in Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English.

About the Edition

Presents a detailed account of the daily life of a highwayman, and introduces some of the famous men and women who earned their living as robbers in Great Britain in the eighteenth century.

Table of Contents

Who, what, and where were highwaymen?
Butchers unite
Dinnertime in highwayman-land
What to wear?
Travelers' tricks
Reasons to be wary
Trade secrets
Caught good and proper
How to hang a highwayman
Thief-takers
The beginning of the end
The best of the bunch
The end of the road
Highwayman speak.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 92) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
364.15/52/0941
Library of Congress
HV6453.G7 F37 2002

The Physical Object

Pagination
96 p. :
Number of pages
96

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24769297M
Internet Archive
shortbloodyhisto00farm
ISBN 10
0822508397, 0822508400
ISBN 13
9780822508397, 9780822508403
LC Control Number
2001050689
OCLC/WorldCat
48588673
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