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[PDF] ✪ The Adventuress Author Virginia A. McConnell – Weplayit.co The engaging tale of a nineteenth century black widowIntrigue deception bribery poison murder all play a central role in the story of Minnie Walkup a young woman from New Orleans who began her life ofThe engaging tale of a nineteenth century black widowIntrigue deception bribery poison murder all play a central role in the story of Minnie Walkup a young woman from New Orleans who began her life of crime when she was only sixteen years oldBorn in 1869 to Elizabeth and James Wallace Minnie was a natural beauty and attended convent school where she learned social graces and how to play the piano After the divorce of her parents she was raised in multiple boardinghouses owned by her mother and at one of them met her first husband James Reeves Walkup At six.

Teen she married Walkup a forty nine year old successful businessman and acting mayor of Emporia Kansas One month later Walkup died from arsenic poisoning and his young wife was accused of murdering him Her trial became one of the most sensational cases in Kansas history and was covered by reporters across the nationThe Adventuress details Minnie Walkup's remarkable life and criminal activities Using newspaper articles census and probate records and descendants' reports true crime writer Virginia A McConnell depicts a captivating story that is full of scan.

PDF/EPUB Virginia A. McConnell ´ The Adventuress ePUB ê ´

PDF/EPUB Virginia A. McConnell ´ The Adventuress ePUB ê ´

adventuress pdf The Adventuress EpubTeen she married Walkup a forty nine year old successful businessman and acting mayor of Emporia Kansas One month later Walkup died from arsenic poisoning and his young wife was accused of murdering him Her trial became one of the most sensational cases in Kansas history and was covered by reporters across the nationThe Adventuress details Minnie Walkup's remarkable life and criminal activities Using newspaper articles census and probate records and descendants' reports true crime writer Virginia A McConnell depicts a captivating story that is full of scan.

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  1. Nightwitch Nightwitch says:

    PDF/EPUB Virginia A. McConnell ´ The Adventuress ePUB ê ´ adventuress pdf, The Adventuress EpubAs others have mentioned the book starts strong but rapidly goes downhill McConnell begins with Our Heroine's background and marriage proceeds to the crime and then gets bogged down in the minutia of the trial It rapidly became apparent that McConnell was working almost entirely from newspaper reports and census records she goes off on tangents talks far too much about the reporters themselves and worst yet seems to take e


  2. Deanne Deanne says:

    PDF/EPUB Virginia A. McConnell ´ The Adventuress ePUB ê ´ adventuress pdf, The Adventuress EpubI really enjoyed this book Reading about crime in the 1800's is fascinating I would recommend this book to everyone who likes true crime


  3. Fishface Fishface says:

    PDF/EPUB Virginia A. McConnell ´ The Adventuress ePUB ê ´ adventuress pdf, The Adventuress EpubStarted out interesting but flattened out badly as I went along The story bogged down in legal details and unending cross examination


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