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Most Notorious TrialIf The 19th Century It Was For My notorious trialIf the 19th century It was for my daughter of America s most notorious trialIf the 19th century It was for my Grand daughter birthday She so far is enjoying the book Not finished yet This story is lovely for amateur sleuths and lawyers A young unmarried woman Lizzie Borden was tried for the gruesome murder of her father Andrew Borden and step mother Abby Both were hacked to death but the murder weapon was not positively identified although a couple of suspicious hatchets were found one without its handle One. WINNER OF THE NEW ENGLAND SOCIETY BOOK AWARD In Cara Robertson's enthralling new book The Trial of Lizzie Borden the reader is to serve as judge and juryThe New York Times Based on twenty years of research and recently unearthed evidence this true crime and legal history is the definitive account to date of one of America's most notorious and enduring murder mysteriesPublishers Weekly starred review When Andrew and Abby Borden were brutally hacked to death in Fall River Massachusetts in August 1892 the arrest of the couple's younger daughter Lizzie turned the case into international news and her murder. .
Of the issues at trial was whether Andrew Borden died before or after Abby their bodies were found in different parts of the house Some suspicion also fell on Bridget the housemaid but she was never charged and became instead a chief prosecution witness A large part of the book concerned the legal battle between George Robinson one of the defence counsel and Hosea Knowlton one of the prosecutors A ey issue of evidence concerned the admissibility of evidence that Lizzie had tried unsuccessfully to buy a deadly poison the day befo. Trial into a spectacle unparalleled in American history Reporters flocked to to buy a deadly poison the day befo. Trial into a spectacle unparalleled in American history Reporters flocked to scene Well nown columnists took up conspicuous seats in the courtroom The defendant was relentlessly scrutinized for signs of guilt or innocence Everyone rich and poor suffragists and social conservatives legal scholars and laypeople had an opinion about Lizzie Borden's guilt or innocence Was she a
Cold Blooded Murderess Or An Unjustly Persecuted Lady Did Sheblooded murderess or an unjustly persecuted lady Did she didn't she An essential piece of American mythology the popular fascination with the Borden murders has endured forthan one hundred years Told and retold in every. Re the murders Readers
will be drawn to guessing what the was Whether The Evidencebe drawn to guessing what the motive was Whether The Evidence the evidence of past conduct the purchase of poison would be relevant Ultimately will the reader agree with the verdict of the jury This is not a classic cliff hanger but it is a well written and arresting story I agree with a previous reviewer that the use of the word mansplained is a terribly sexist word but the rest of the story was presented fairly and no further trace of sexism was detected Just a bunch of newspaper articles old news. Conceivable genre the murders have secured a place in the American pantheon of mythic horror In contrast Cara Robertson presents the story with the thoroughness one expects from an attorneyFans of crime novels will love itKirkus Reviews Based on transcripts of the Borden legal proceedings contemporary newspaper accounts unpublished local accounts and recently unearthed letters from Lizzie herselfThe Trial of Lizzie Borden is a fast paced page turning readBooklist starred review that offers a window into America in the Gilded Age This remarkableBustle book should be at the top of your reading listPopSuga.