The Death Penalty

The Death Penalty

An American History

Book - 2002
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Now, for the first time, we have a comprehensive history of the death penalty in the United States. Stuart Banner tells the story of how, over four centuries, dramatic changes have taken place in the ways capital punishment has been administered and experienced. Banner moves beyond the debates to give us an unprecedented understanding of the many meanings of capital punishment in America.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, c2002.
ISBN: 9780674007512
Branch Call Number: 364.660973/BANNER
Characteristics: 385 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.


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