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However repugnant, torture has been practised, either publicly approved or clandestinely, for thousands of years. From the rack to electrodes, from witch- hunts to the Inquisition to a post-colonial world, torture is something we have always lived with. The History of Torture tells the complete story, from the ancient world to the present day, from physical cruelty to mental torment. The rack may be thought of as something medieval, but was first written about in ancient Greece, thumbscrews were introduced to western Europe ...

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The History of Torture 2019, Amber Books

ISBN-13: 9781782748922

Trade paperback

The History of Torture 2017, Amber Books

ISBN-13: 9781782743903

Hardcover

The History of Torture 2017, Amber Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781782745198

2nd Revised edition

Paperback

The History of Torture 2016, Mason Crest Publishers

ISBN-13: 9781422234808

Hardcover

History of Torture 1999, Armadillo Books, Leicester

ISBN-13: 9781856054645

Hardcover

The History of Torture 1998, St. Martin's Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780312184254

Hardcover

The History of Torture 1998, Amber Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781897884300

Paperback