Jul 08, 2020
Dead Men Tell Tales: A survey of exhumations from earliest antiquity to the present day
Posted by Richard Emile Haestier

The author s aim was to achieve a dual purpose to discover all the exhumations that had taken place from the time of the pagan Kings of Egypt to the present day and to overcome dry historical fact by the facile wielding of a pen guided by the unfailing instincts of a raconteur The book does not pretend to be a complete history Many years of research and certainlyThe author s aim was to achieve a dual purpose to discover all the exhumations that had taken place from the time of the pagan Kings of Egypt to the present day and to overcome dry historical fact by the facile wielding of a pen guided by the unfailing instincts of a raconteur The book does not pretend to be a complete history Many years of research and certainly than one volume would be required for such a comprehensive work By reason of its subject matter, the book is, of necessity, gruesome in parts But it is not the unpleasant style of sensationalism that is to blame inescapable historical fact is the only reason Broadly speaking, the book is divided into 5 sections early pagan exhumations and legends historical removals the exploits of the body snatchers in the British Isles and the formation of the Royal College of Surgeons the disinterment of bodies in connection with famous legal proceedings and exhumations carried out for purposes of scientific research The book is, however, not without humour Contents include the Princes in the Tower, the Russian Royal Family, Burke and Hare, Mrs Crippen, Seddon s victim, Deeming s skull, Mrs Armstrong, Norman Thorne s victim, Mrs Greenwood, The Croydon Poisoning Case, Eugene Aram, The Dusseldorf Ripper much, much .

  • Title: Dead Men Tell Tales: A survey of exhumations from earliest antiquity to the present day
  • Author: Richard Emile Haestier
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 438
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Dead Men Tell Tales A survey of exhumations from earliest antiquity to the present day The author s aim was to achieve a dual purpose to discover all the exhumations that had taken place from the time of the pagan Kings of Egypt to the present day and to overcome dry historical fact by


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