Posts Tagged ‘ Robin Odell ’

Exhumation of A Murder – The Life and Trial of Major Armstrong

Exhumation of A Murder – The Life and Trial of Major Armstrong

  ”The case of Major Armstrong, the celebrated Hay Poisoner, the only solicitor ever to hang, is one of those classic, old-fashioned English murders which hail from the heyday of court-room drama when, with the hangman lurking in the pine-and-panel wings and the black cap an object of horrifyingly alarming currency rather than mere...

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JACK THE RIPPER IN FACT AND FICTION

                      In the autumn of 1888 the streets of London were streets of terror. The cause – a series of mysterious and apparently motiveless murders. Respectable citizens cowered behind shuttered windows and multi-locked doors. Ironically, however, it was not the respectable who were in...

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Robin Odell

  Robin Odell was born in Hampshire in 1935. After working as a university laboratory technician and completing his National Service, he developed an interest in crime writing. His JACK THE RIPPER IN FACT AND FICTION published by Harrap (1965), is still regarded as a major contribution to the subject. In a writing career...

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Julian Vayne at Treadwell’s Bookshop – 13 January 2018 (Saturday) @ 11:00 am – 5:30 pm

Treadwell’s Bookshop, 33 Store Street WC1E 7BS, London, UK. Hours: 11-7pm weekdays | 12-7pm Saturday and Sunday. Telephone: 020 7419 8507 | Email: info@treadwells-london.com...

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Dave Lee at Occult Conference Glastonbury – February 17-18, 2018

SATURDAY 17th & SUNDAY 18th, FEBRUARY, 2018 OCCULT CONFERENCE 2018 at GLASTONBURY TOWN HALL, MAGDALEN STREET. Dave Lee will be running a workshop on...

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On The Blackchair – Occult Podcast

On The Blackchair is a wonderful podcast created by Karagan Griffith in conversation with his guests about magic and the occult. Don’t miss the...

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Soma FM alternative radio

Listen to Soma FM ”Over 30 unique channels of listener-supported, commercial-free, underground/alternative radio broadcasting to the world. All music hand-picked by SomaFM’s award-winning DJs...

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Grimoires, Goetia, Enochiana, Solomonic Magick – David Rankine & Stephen Skinner

For centuries, Grimoires have fascinated the public’s imagination. People often ask us about how they could learn more about this topic and what books...

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