Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

The Electric Chair


Brandon, Craig.  The Electric Chair: An Unnatural American History.  1990.  McFarland   & Company.  Jefferson, North Carolina

Earle, Alice Morse.  Curious Punishments of Bygone Days.  1896.  Reprinted by Loompanics Unlimited.  Port Townshend, Washington.

Metzer, Th.  Blood and Volts:  Edison, Tesla, & the Electric Chair.  1996.  Autonomedia.  Brooklyn, New York.

White, David.  "House Oks Using Lethal Injection in Executions."  February 14, 2001.  The Birmingham News.

"Retiring Yellow Mama:  Lethal Injection Bill Should Trigger Death Penalty Study."  February 18, 2001.  The Birmingham News.

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