About the author and bibliography.
Author’s name :
Richard Clark. The Capital Punishment UK website was started by me in 1995.
The information contained in these pages is my own work and research, unless otherwise stated and remains my copyright.
This site is intended for use for research and educational purposes, however the information contained herein, including illustrations, may not be used for commercial purposes without my written permission.
Books by the author.
Women and the Noose published by the History Press (2008)
Capital Punishment in
Some of the books used in research for this site are :
Hangman by Brian Bailey
The Murderers Who's Who by J H Gaute and R. O'Dell
Executioner - Albert Pierrepoint’s auto-biography
Executioner by Stewart Evans
Diary of a Hangman by John Ellis
Hanging in the Balance by Harry Potter
The Royal Commission on Capital Punishment report 1953
A History of Capital Punishment by John Lawrence (1935)
Various Amnesty International publications
The Newgate Calendar
Execution Suite by Stewart McLaughlin
Women and the Death Penalty in the
The Encyclopedia of Executions by John Eddlestone
Murders of the
Murder What Done It by J H H Gaute and Robin Odell
Look for the Woman by Jay Robert Nash
Lady killers by J H H Gaute and Robin Odell
40 years of Murder by Professor Keith Simpson.
The Hangman's Diary by
Plus old newspapers, prison records and Home Office publications.