[PDF / Epub] ☆ Murder Misadventure and Miserable Ends By Catie Gilchrist – Tbjewellers.co.uk Murder manslaughter suicide mishap the very public business of determining death in colonial SydneyMurder in colonial Sydney was a surprisingly rare occurrence so when it did happen it caused a great Murder manslaughter and Miserable eBook ´ suicide mishap the very public business of determining death in colonial SydneyMurder in colonial Sydney was a surprisingly rare occurrence so when it did happen it caused a great sensation People Murder Misadventure Epub / flocked to the scene of the crime to the coroner's court and to the criminal courts to catch a glimpse of the accusedMost of us today rarely see a dead body In nineteenth century Misadventure and Miserable PDF/EPUB é Sydney when health was precarious and workplaces and the busy city streets were often dangerous witnessing a death was rather common And any death that was sudden or suspicious would be investigated by the coronerHenry Shiell was the Sydney City Coroner from to In the course of his unusually long career he delved into the lives loves crimes homes and workplaces of colonial Sydneysiders He learnt of envies infidelities passions and loyalties and just how short sad and violent some lives were But his court was also at times instrumental in calling for new laws and regulations to make life saferCatie Gilchrist explores the nineteenth century city as a precarious place of bustling streets and rowdy hotels harbourside wharves and dangerous industries With few safety regulations the colourful city was also a place of freuent inuests silent morgues and solemn graveyards This is the story of life and death in colonial SydneyPRAISE'Catie Gilchrist draws back the veil on death in nineteenth century Sydney to reveal life ordinary tragic and hopeful' David Hunt author of Girt and True Girt.
- 400 pages
- Murder Misadventure and Miserable Ends
- Catie Gilchrist
- 06 December 2015 Catie Gilchrist