The Invention of Murder: How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime

The Invention of Murder: How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime

In this fascinating exploration of murder in nineteenth century England, Judith Flanders examines some of the most gripping cases that captivated the Victorians and gave rise to the first detective fiction Murder in the nineteenth century was rare. But murder as sensation and entertainment became ubiquitous, with cold-blooded killings transformed into novels, broadsides, In this fascinating exploration of murder in nineteenth century England, Judith Flanders examines some of the most gripp...

DownloadRead Online
Title:The Invention of Murder: How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime
Author:Judith Flanders
Rating:
Genres:Nonfiction
ISBN:The Invention of Murder: How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime
ISBN
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:556 pages pages