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The Resource Angel of death, Leigh Straw

Angel of death, Leigh Straw

Label
Angel of death
Title
Angel of death
Statement of responsibility
Leigh Straw
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the story of Dulcie Markham, a key figure of the underworld of Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, who, according to one crime reporter, 'saw more violence and death than any other woman in Australia's history'. Nicknamed the 'Black Widow' and 'Angel of Death' by the crooks, reporters and police who knew her best, Dulcie's lovers were stabbed and gunned down in the most violent years of Australian crime, the 1920s to the 1950s. Not always by her ..
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Straw, Leigh S. L
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Markham, Dulcie
  • Women murderers
  • Female offenders
  • Organized crime
Target audience
adult
Label
Angel of death, Leigh Straw
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Dulcie Markham, Australia's most beautiful bad woman" -- Cover
Bibliography note
Bibliography : pages 287-303
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
312 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780733339660
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2019019865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, facsimilies
Label
Angel of death, Leigh Straw
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Dulcie Markham, Australia's most beautiful bad woman" -- Cover
Bibliography note
Bibliography : pages 287-303
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
312 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780733339660
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2019019865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, facsimilies

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