A History of Infanticide in Britain, c. 1600 to the Present

Anne Marie Kilday

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Abstract

The killing of new-born children is an intensely emotional and emotive subject. The hidden nature of this crime has made it an area incredibly difficult subject area for historians to approach up until now. This work provides the first detailed history of infanticide in mainland Britain from 1600 to the modern era.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan, London
Number of pages338
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-137-34912-5
ISBN (Print)978-0-230-54707-0, 978-1-349-36140-3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 14 Jun 2013
Externally publishedYes

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