The Peculiar Case of the Electric Constable

The Peculiar Case of the Electric Constable

A True Tale of Passion, Poison & Pursuit

DAISY - 2014
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The electrifying story of a criminal Quaker, a poisoned mistress, and the dawning of the information age in Victorian England. Quaker John Tawell's trial became a sensation, involving poison and sexual scandal. It helped to secure the telegraph's fame - and usher in the modern communication age. A true tale of murder and scientific revolution.
Publisher: [Toronto] : Canadian National Institute for the Blind, [2014].
Branch Call Number: 364.15230942 BAXTE
Characteristics: 1 sound disc (14 hr., 16 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.


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