Foul Deeds & Suspicious Deaths in & Around Colchester

Author(s): Patrick Denney
Genre: True Crime
Original Publish Date: Sep 01, 2005
Product Number: EB00755300
Released: Mar 08, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781783408238
Publisher: Pen & Sword Books
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Historical tales of crime and punishment from this ancient British town—includes photos and illustrations. Colchester historian Patrick Denney takes the reader on a sinister journey from the religious persecutions of Queen Mary's time to the twentieth century, meeting villains, cutthroats, arsonists, and lunatics along the way. Based on original research, this fascinating chronicle will prove to be a valuable—if gruesome—addition to the historical record of this town that dates back to Roman times, as well as a compelling read for fans of true crime stories.

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