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The Resource Hideous history : trials & trickery : all the grim, gruesome, and gory parts of history's dark side, Sandra Lawrence

Hideous history : trials & trickery : all the grim, gruesome, and gory parts of history's dark side, Sandra Lawrence

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Hideous history : trials & trickery : all the grim, gruesome, and gory parts of history's dark side
Title
Hideous history
Title remainder
trials & trickery : all the grim, gruesome, and gory parts of history's dark side
Statement of responsibility
Sandra Lawrence
Title variation
  • Trials & trickery
  • Trials and trickery
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"All the grim, gruesome and gory bits of history they never teach you in school! From the betrayal and murder of Julius Caesar by Marcus Brutus to the gunpowder plot to overthrow the English government of Guy Fawkes to the outlandish trials of witches, this book is packed with men, women, and historical events that involve unfair trials and unspeakable treachery. Others included are: La Malinche, the Spanish Inquisition, the trial and execution of Charles I, the betrayal of Jesse James by Robert Ford, and trial and execution methods, among others. Kids will love the scrapbook style and all the illustrations and charts!"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lawrence, Sandra
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
010-014
LC call number
D10
LC item number
.L369 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Hideous history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History
  • Traitors
  • Trials
  • Torture
  • Executions and executioners
  • History
  • Traitors
  • Trials
  • Torture
  • Executions and executioners
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / General
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Adventure & Adventurers
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Medieval
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Hideous history : trials & trickery : all the grim, gruesome, and gory parts of history's dark side, Sandra Lawrence
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Betrayal of Jesse James -- Joan of Arc -- Charles I of England -- Celebrity Executioners -- Witches -- Julius Caesar and Marcus Junius Brutus -- The Gunpowder Plot -- La Malinche -- Turncoats and Spies -- Trials, Torture, and Execution -- Torture -- Execution Methods -- Shah Jahan -- John Wilkes Booth -- The Spanish Inquisition -- American Gangsters -- Glossary
Control code
2016014184
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9781499800814
Lccn
2016014184
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
Hideous history : trials & trickery : all the grim, gruesome, and gory parts of history's dark side, Sandra Lawrence
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Betrayal of Jesse James -- Joan of Arc -- Charles I of England -- Celebrity Executioners -- Witches -- Julius Caesar and Marcus Junius Brutus -- The Gunpowder Plot -- La Malinche -- Turncoats and Spies -- Trials, Torture, and Execution -- Torture -- Execution Methods -- Shah Jahan -- John Wilkes Booth -- The Spanish Inquisition -- American Gangsters -- Glossary
Control code
2016014184
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9781499800814
Lccn
2016014184
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

Library Locations

    • Waterville Public LibraryBorrow it
      206 White St., Waterville, NY, 13480, US
      42.92939 -75.378184
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