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Escape from Broadmoor

The Trials and Strangulations of John Thomas Straffen

Escape from Broadmoor( )
Author: Lowe, Gordon
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:History Press Limited, The
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $23.95
Book Description:

John Thomas Straffen - England's longest serving prisoner - was the first patient to escape from Broadmoor Hospital. He killed within hours. Prior to this, at his home in Bath, he was dismissed as an imbecile, a loner, a 'child trapped in an adult's body'. On the afternoon of Sunday 15 July 1951, John Straffen strangled 8-year-old Brenda Goddard ......

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / General
Social Science / Criminology
True Crime / Murder / Serial Killers
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.084 x 9.126 Inches
Book Weight:0.78 Pounds

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