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The Resource The thief-taker hangings : how Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Wild, and Jack Sheppard captivated London and created the celebrity criminal, Aaron Skirboll

The thief-taker hangings : how Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Wild, and Jack Sheppard captivated London and created the celebrity criminal, Aaron Skirboll

Label
The thief-taker hangings : how Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Wild, and Jack Sheppard captivated London and created the celebrity criminal
Title
The thief-taker hangings
Title remainder
how Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Wild, and Jack Sheppard captivated London and created the celebrity criminal
Statement of responsibility
Aaron Skirboll
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the invention of scandal journalism by Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Wild, and Jack Sheppard
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skirboll, Aaron
Dewey number
070.4/493649421
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN5124.C74
LC item number
S55 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crime and the press
  • Sensationalism in journalism
  • Criminals
  • Tabloid newspapers
  • London (England)
  • Defoe, Daniel
  • Wild, Jonathan
  • Sheppard, Jack
Label
The thief-taker hangings : how Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Wild, and Jack Sheppard captivated London and created the celebrity criminal, Aaron Skirboll
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn870987275
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 302 pages
Isbn
9780762791484
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014018791
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780762791484
  • (OCoLC)870987275
Label
The thief-taker hangings : how Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Wild, and Jack Sheppard captivated London and created the celebrity criminal, Aaron Skirboll
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn870987275
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 302 pages
Isbn
9780762791484
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014018791
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780762791484
  • (OCoLC)870987275

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