Cops, Villains and Trials
Cops, Villains and Trials is a collection of case studies and background essays intended to provide guidance and advice for family and social historians. It aims to deal with sources and narratives, with material on the context of crime and law through the ages. The book is meant to be a guide for any historian doing family research or who might want less well-known tales and case studies of the law and legal professionals in British history. The material also includes essays on Irish history.