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The Trials of Minnie Dean: a verse biography
 

The Trials of Minnie Dean: a verse biography (Paperback)

By Zelas, Karen

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Minnie Dean: the first - and only - woman to be hanged in New Zealand. Baby farmer and child murderer, or hardworking wife and mother, supporting her family by caring for unwanted children in a society that shunned her? Karen Zelas explores the trials of Minnie Dean using a myria...d of voices, including Dean's own, from her childhood in Scotland to the gallows in Invercargill, 1895.
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ISBN 9780994129994
Published NZ 22 Jul 2017
Publisher Makaro Press
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780994129994
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Makaro Press
Imprint Submarine
Published 22 Jul 2017
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Zelas, Karen
Category Poetry Texts & Anthologies
True Stories: Discovery / Historical / Scientific
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Number of Pages 210
Dimensions Width: 150mm
Height: 190mm
Spine: 14mm
Dewey Code 821.3
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Poetry Texts & Poetry Anthologies
ONIX Text General/trade

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