Death Ride from Fenchurch Street and Other Victorian Railway by Arthur V. Sellwood,Mary Sellwood

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By Arthur V. Sellwood,Mary Sellwood

dying trip From Fenchurch road and different Victorian Railway Murders bargains a compelling account of the 1st murders to be devoted on Britain's railways, at a time while the terrified screams of the sufferers have been drowned out by way of the sound of the train's steam. This booklet vividly describes how passengers have been helpless if attacked within the train's box-like booths, fighting them from summoning support or preventing the educate. the 1st murders to be devoted on Britain's railways brought on public outcry and masses debate, forcing the railway businesses to fast introduce protection measures to guard weak passengers. loss of life trip From Fenchurch highway and different Victorian Railway Murders follows the paintings of the police of their try and song down the murderers (in a time whilst there has been little medical support) and convey them to justice. Arthur and Mary Sellwood have written a ebook that is as sharp and effective because the tang from the bottle of smelling salts which a prudent Victorian woman might have carried whilst traveling on Britain's railways.

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