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This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Community Reviews. Showing Rating details. Sort order. Jul 16, Sammi rated it liked it. An extensive overview of the famous and not so famous highwaymen and women though gentleman highwayman James Maclaine is a notable exception. Interesting introduction about weapons, disguises etc but the actual meat of the book does get very repetitive.
Perhaps it would have been more enjoyable had the author focused on a handful of highway men and women instead of listing them all. Aug 08, Louise Armstrong rated it liked it. Full of facts. I was surprised that so many of the criminals had reasonably fair, or even good backgrounds. Of course, money is not the only indicator of a good background, but it did seem odd that so many people who had choices decided to be highway men. Unless there was more documented about them? Apr 26, Deanne rated it liked it Shelves: true-crime , history.
A list of highwaymen and women, with details of their lives and deaths. Some are well known whilst others cases are sad, the man persuaded by his brother to join him who gets caught in his first robbery, his brother got away as he had the horse. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
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