Punishing the dead?

Suicide, Lordship, and Community in Britain, 1500-1830
Author(s): 
Houston, R. A.
ISBN: 
9780199586424
Date published: 
August 2010
Hardback
Price: 
£75.00

A strikingly original work that shows how treatments of and attitudes towards suicide can illuminate our understanding of the social, political, and cultural history of early modern Britain.