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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 Title is temporarily out of stock
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