Torture: Persuasion at its Most Gruesome

Abbott, Geoffrey

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In this classic account of the history of torture, Geoffrey Abbott guides us through some of the worst torture methods known to man, from chilli powder punishment to needles under nails, with a style both chilling and full of dark humour. Num Pages: 320 pages, 35 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: BTC; HBTB; JKVP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 24. Weight in Grams: 214. . 2018. First Thus. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: In this account of the history of torture, Geoffrey Abbott guides us through some of the worst torture methods known to man, from chilli powder punishment to needles under nails, with a style both chilling and full of dark humor. Prepare to be shocked to the core with this gruesome collection of tormenting tales that span from the early days of the Normans right up to the late 19th century.

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Geoffrey Abbott served in the RAF for 35 years and is the author of The Book of Execution, Macabre Miscellany, and The Executioner Always Chops Twice.

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