The Enigma Woman: The Death Sentence of Nellie May Madison

The Enigma Woman: The Death Sentence of Nellie May Madison

by Kathleen A. Cairns
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803224508

ISBN-13: 9780803224506

Pub. Date: 04/01/2009

Publisher: UNP - Bison Books

"Crack shot." "Enigma woman." "Good with ponies and pistols." "A much-married woman."

Overview

"Crack shot." "Enigma woman." "Good with ponies and pistols." "A much-married woman."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803224506
Publisher:
UNP - Bison Books
Publication date:
04/01/2009
Series:
Women in the West Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
328
Sales rank:
598,672
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations viii

Acknowledgments ix

Prologue 1

1 A Girl from Montana 11

2 Midnight Alibi 31

3 Outlaw Woman 45

4 Enigma Woman 59

5 The Ultimate Penalty 77

6 The People v. Nellie Madison 95

7 The Defense 115

8 Lady Macbeth 133

9 The Verdict 145

10 A Condemned Woman 159

11 An Abused Woman 179

12 The Reprieve 199

13 Life in Prison 219

14 A Traditional Woman 241

Notes 249

Bibliographic Essay 269

Index 289

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