Arthur V. Sellwood,Mary Sellwood 's Death Ride from Fenchurch Street and Other Victorian Railway PDF

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 dedicated on Britain's railways, at a time while the terrified screams of the sufferers have been drowned out by means of the sound of the train's steam. This e-book vividly describes how passengers have been helpless if attacked within the train's box-like booths, combating them from summoning support or preventing the teach. the 1st murders to be dedicated on Britain's railways brought on public outcry and masses debate, forcing the railway businesses to speedy introduce defense measures to guard susceptible passengers. dying trip From Fenchurch highway and different Victorian Railway Murders follows the paintings of the police of their try to music down the murderers (in a time while there has been little medical aid) and convey them to justice. Arthur and Mary Sellwood have written a ebook that is as sharp and powerful because the tang from the bottle of smelling salts which a prudent Victorian woman could have carried whilst traveling on Britain's railways.

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