Hardback Capital punishment in Britain / Richard Clark ; foreword by Ann Widdecombe.
Publication year: 2009
Publisher: Hersham : Ian Allan,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780711034136 (hbk.) : 0711034133 (hbk.) :
Capital punishment has played its part as the ultimate judicial penalty in the UK for centuries. This text examines the ominous origins of this horrific tradition, and the arguments behind society's final punishment. The death penalty is examined in its different guises through the centuries.
336 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 24 cm.