The Burning of Bridget Cleary: A True Story [Audiobook] download free by Angela Bourke

The Burning of Bridget Cleary: A True Story Audiobook download free by Angela Bourke
  • Listen audiobook: The Burning of Bridget Cleary: A True Story
  • Author: Angela Bourke
  • Release date: 2006/12/12
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Society and Social Sciences
  • ISBN: 9781844139347
  • Rating: 9.57 of 10
  • Votes: 578
  • Review by: Garrett Cromer
  • Review rating: 9.4 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/14
  • Duration: 3H26M26S in 256 kbps (54.4 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-25
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: FLAC, MPEG-4 ALS, WMA, MPEG4, MP3, MPEG-4 SLS, Vorbis, WAV (compression JAR, Z, TAR.GZ, CBR, RAR, ZIP)
  • Total pages original book: 272
  • Includes a PDF summary of 25 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 19M8S (5 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: In 1895 twenty-six-year-old Bridget Cleary disappeared from her house in rural Tipperary. At first, some said that the fairies had taken her into their stronghold in a nearby hill, from where she would emerge, riding a white horse. But then her badly burned body was found in a shallow grave. Her husband, father, aunt and four cousins were arrested and charged, while newspapers in nearby Clonmel, and then in Dublin, Cork, London and further afield attempted to make sense of what had happened.In this lurid and fascinating episode, set in the last decade of the nineteenth century, we witness the collision of town and country, of storytelling and science, of old and new. The torture and burning of Bridget Cleary caused a sensation in 1895 which continues to reverberate more than a hundred years later.Winner of the Irish Times Prize for Non-Fiction
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Modern History To 20th Century: C 1700 To C 1900, British & Irish History, Crime & Criminology, Biography: General, True Crime Books, True Crime Biographies
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 13.19 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x17mm
  • Weight: 192g
  • Printed by: PIMLICO
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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