'Terror to Evil-Doers': Prisons and Punishments in Nineteenth-Century Ontario (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History) (Paperback)

'Terror to Evil-Doers': Prisons and Punishments in Nineteenth-Century Ontario (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History) By Peter Oliver Cover Image
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The history of the foundations of modern carceral institutions in Ontario. Drawing on a wide range of previously unexplored primary material, Oliver provides a narrative and interpretative account of the penal system in 19th-century Ontario.



Product Details
ISBN: 9780802081667
ISBN-10: 0802081665
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
Publication Date: August 22nd, 1998
Pages: 622
Language: English
Series: Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History