Title: Poison (by Jenni Davis )
Author: by Jenni Davis
Overview: Poison: A History lifts the lid on 30 notorious cases of poisoning–riveting accounts ranging from Roman poisoning epidemics to the shocking antics of toxic aristocrats in 16th-century Florence and 17th-century Versailles, all the way up to the murder of Alexander Litvinenko by means of a polonium-laced cup of tea in 2006.
Cases of intentional poisoning have likely been occurring since early humans discovered that a sour aftertaste isn t the only consequence of snacking on belladonna. In t
Publisch Date: 6 December 2019
Size: 105 Mb