Great Train Crimes: Murder and Robbery on the Railways

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Murder and robbery committed on the railways have long held a special place in British criminal history. Railways and trains create special conditions and opportunities for criminal acts. Two legendary large-scale robberies took place on the British railways the Great Bullion Robbery of 1855 and the Great Train Robbery of 1963 and these extraordinary episodes are often used as examples of the ultimate in criminal audacity.But as Jonathan Oates shows in this powerful selection of case studies, most railway crime is less ...

Great Train Crimes: Murder and Robbery on the Railways 2010, Wharncliffe Books

ISBN-13: 9781845631123

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