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They escaped the hangman

Francis X. Busch

They escaped the hangman

an account of the trials of the Caleb Powers case, the Rice-Patrick case, the Hall-Mills case [and] the Hans Haupt case.

by Francis X. Busch

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trials (Murder) -- United States.,
  • Trials (Treason) -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Also available online.

    Other titlesThey escaped the hangman (Online)
    SeriesHeinOnline, His Notable American trials, World trials library
    ContributionsWilliam S. Hein & Company.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination301 p. ;
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16518914M
    LC Control Number53005229


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The guilt or innocence of all parties involved is unknown. The bottom line is the finding of the Court in each case. While the author obviously believes they should have been hanged, and make his case for each trial in well written prose, history has probably written the final thoughts in these four cases.

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