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The trial of Lizzie Borden : a true story /

Robertson, Cara (author.). Carlin, Amanda, (narrator.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Pendleton Branch CDS 345.744 Robertson Cara (Text) 28016798 Adult Audiobook CD Available -
Kershaw - Bethune Library CD 345.744 ROB (Text) 33255003579910 Adult Audiobook Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1508280533
  • ISBN: 9781508280538
  • ISBN: 1508280525
  • ISBN: 9781508280521
  • Physical Description: 10 sound discs (12 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
    sound disc
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Simon & Schuster Audio, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note: Compact discs.
Title from web page.
Formatted Contents Note: Somebody will do something -- An incredible crime -- The web tightens -- A most remarkable woman -- The curtain ascends -- Under fire -- A signal victory -- Intent, deliberation, and preparation -- Short, busy, and very important -- Last words in the great trial -- The old place -- The enduring enigma -- Coda: the defense file.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Amanda Carlin.
Summary, etc.: Cara Robertson explores the stories Lizzie Borden's culture wanted and expected to hear and how those stories influenced the debate inside and outside of the courtroom. Based on transcripts of the Borden legal proceedings, contemporary newspaper accounts, unpublished local accounts, and recently unearthed letters from Lizzie herself, Robertson offers a window onto America in the Gilded Age, showcasing its most deeply held convictions and its most troubling social anxieties.
Subject: Trials (Murder) -- Massachusetts -- New Bedford -- History -- 19th century
Borden, Lizzie -- 1860-1927 -- Trials, litigation, etc
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