Hangman"s Beach

  • 421 Pages
  • 0.70 MB
  • 6009 Downloads
  • English
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Doubleday , Garden City, N.Y
Statement[by] Thomas H. Raddall.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.R11675 Han, PR9199.3.R23 Han
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 421 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5982948M
LC Control Number66012211
OCLC/WorldCa1379036

Hangman's Beach is a skilful blend of romance and historical fact set around Halifax, Nova Scotia, while the Napoleonic Wars were shaking the world. In Halifax, the sight of executed deserters or traitors hanging on a beach became a gruesome and frequent sight.

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In Halifax, the sight of executed deserters or traitors hanging on a beach became a gruesome and frequent sight. The tarred bodies served as a warning to others. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

HANGMAN'S BEACH. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe One day a crusty old British admiral decides to use a beach on McNab Island as a display place for gibbets with condemned sailors hanging from them; passing crews on British ships will get the message.

Meanwhile, a French lieutenant, Cascamnd, the man who shot. Get this from a library. Hangman's Beach. [Thomas Head Raddall] -- Halifax ship-owner and merchant during the Napoleonic wars meets opposition in the form of the British navy which has a naval base nearby.

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