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Famous and infamous cases.

by Hastings, Patrick, Sir.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London, Eng.: Heinemann, [1950]Description: 263 p. : ports. ; 23 cm.Subject(s): Trials -- Great BritainDDC classification: 343.1
Contents:
Balbus built a wall -- Bluff King Hal and the trial of Anne Boleyn -- The Tudor queens -- The trial of Sir Walter Raleigh -- The vicissitudes of the Church -- The Stuarts and the trial of Charles I -- Judge Jeffreys and the Bloody Assize -- Young blood in the days of Queen Anne -- Piracy and the trial of Captain Kidd -- Matrimonial troubles in the seventeenth century -- The doldrums of the early Hanoverians -- The divorce case of Queen Caroline -- Pictures in shorthand -- The Tichborne claimant -- Victorian days : the baccarat case and the trials of Oscar Wilde -- The gangsters of Berchtesgaden -- L'envoi.

Balbus built a wall -- Bluff King Hal and the trial of Anne Boleyn -- The Tudor queens -- The trial of Sir Walter Raleigh -- The vicissitudes of the Church -- The Stuarts and the trial of Charles I -- Judge Jeffreys and the Bloody Assize -- Young blood in the days of Queen Anne -- Piracy and the trial of Captain Kidd -- Matrimonial troubles in the seventeenth century -- The doldrums of the early Hanoverians -- The divorce case of Queen Caroline -- Pictures in shorthand -- The Tichborne claimant -- Victorian days : the baccarat case and the trials of Oscar Wilde -- The gangsters of Berchtesgaden -- L'envoi.

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