Rack, rope and red-hot pincers: a history of torture and its instruments

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Brockhampton Press, 1997 - Political Science - 243 pages
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Review: Rack, Rope and Red-Hot Pincers: A History of Torture and Its Instruments

User Review  - Miriam - Goodreads

A good survey of the history and technology of torture. The descriptions were sometimes hard to follow, so more pictures would have been helpful. Read full review

Review: Rack, Rope and Red-Hot Pincers: A History of Torture and Its Instruments

User Review  - Cryselle - Goodreads

Not fun to read, more research material, and as such, very useful. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
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Durance Vile
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Pressed to Reply
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Copyright

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