Secret Sins: Sex, Violence and Society in Carmarthenshire 1870-1920

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    Sleepy rustic Carmarthenshire was secretly a hotbed of debauchery, violence and drunkenness according to Russell Davies in a new edition of his very successful book, Secret Sins. Behind the facade of idyllic rural life, there was a twilight world of mental illness, suicide, crime, vicious assaults, infanticide, cruelty and other assorted acts of depravity. This almost anecdotal historical study is often funny, sometimes disturbing, always revealing.

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    Number of Pages: 327
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780708325568
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    Listed in: British & Irish history, c 1700 to c 1900, Social & cultural history
    Publisher: University of Wales Press

    Books by Russell Davies

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