Crime in Nineteenth-Century Wales

by David J. V. Jones

Crime in Nineteenth-Century Wales Synopsis

Crime in Nineteenth-Century Wales by David J. V. Jones

Crime in Nineteenth-Century Wales Press Reviews

. . . an innovatory piece of social history, which contributes to discussion beyond the bounds of Wales . . . buy, read and enjoy this marvellous book. -Book News from Wales David Jones has shown that he is both a revisionist and readable historian . . . His work is simply a pleasure to read: informative and thought provoking . . . points the way for teachers who wish to provide comparison within the National Curriculum. It is a book not to be missed. -Teaching History Crime in 19th Century Wales is one of those rare academic texts which manages to be as interesting and entertaining as it is authoritative and informative . . . Lucidly written, impeccably researched and well presented, the book is to be warmly recommended to anyone seeking to understand and influence the criminal justice system of our own times. -Probation Journal

Book Information

ISBN: 9780708311424
Publication date: 1st May 1992
Author: David J. V. Jones
Publisher: University of Wales Press
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 311 pages
Categories: Social & cultural history, Crime & criminology, Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900,

About David J. V. Jones

David Jones was a Professor of history at Swansea University and wrote works on the nature of Welsh society since the industrial revolution.

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