The penalty is death : U.S. newspaper coverage of women's executions / Marlin Shipman.
"In "The Penalty Is Death," Marlin Shipman examines the shifts in press coverage of women's executions over the past one hundred and fifty years. Since the colonies' first execution of a woman in 1632, about 560 more women have had to face the death penalty. Newspaper respon...
Columbia, Mo. :
University of Missouri Press,