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Ruth Ellis

Criminal (9-Oct-1925 — 13-Jul-1955)


Georgie Ellis; with Rod Taylor. Ruth Ellis, My Mother: A Daughter's Memoir of the Last Woman to Be Hanged. London: Smith Gryphon, Ltd.. 1995. 246pp.

Jonathan Goodman; Patrick Pringle. The Trial of Ruth Ellis. London: David & Charles. 1974. 156pp.

Robert Hancock. Ruth Ellis: The Last Woman to Be Hanged. London: Arthur Barker. 1963. 208pp.

Muriel Jakubait; with Monica Weller. Ruth Ellis: My Sister's Secret Life. UK: Constable and Robinson. 2005. 320pp.

Laurence Marks; Tony van den Bergh. Ruth Ellis: A Case of Diminished Responsibility?. London: Macdonald and Jane's. 1977. 178pp.


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  3. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.476)

  4. Northeastern Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.189)

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