New. 8 x 10. Outlines changing ideas of law and punishment, from the ancient Babylonian Code of Hammurabi, through Islamic Sharia law to modern notions of rehabilitation and the continued practice of corporal and capital punishment. Illustrated. With glossy pictorial cover. No D/J.
New. 8 x 9 1/2. Offers a complete history of judicial penalties, beginning with the laws and punishments of ancient Mesopotamians and the Code of Hammurabi, up to date with present-day practices, including imprisonment, torture, and the death penalty. Illustrated with artworks and photographs. Glossy pictorial cover. No D/J.
New in new jacket. Hardback. 192 pages. With plates & illustrations. Dustjacket. Slight shelfwear. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Hardback. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 750 grams. Category: Social & Cultural History; Crime & Detective Fiction; Britain/UK; Modern; ISBN/EAN: 9780954435622. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 002609.
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