Home » They All Love Jack by Bruce Robinson
They All Love Jack Bruce Robinson

They All Love Jack

Bruce Robinson

Published
ISBN : 9780062373748
Audio
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

In a literary high-wire act, Bruce Robinson offers a radical reinterpretation of Jack the Ripper, contending that he was not the madman of common legend, but the vile manifestation of the Victorian Ages moral bankruptcy. In exploring the case ofMoreIn a literary high-wire act, Bruce Robinson offers a radical reinterpretation of Jack the Ripper, contending that he was not the madman of common legend, but the vile manifestation of the Victorian Ages moral bankruptcy. In exploring the case of Jack the Ripper, Robinson asserts that any gentlemen that walked above the fetid gutters of London, the nineteenth centurys most depraved city, often harbored proclivities both violent and taboo-yearnings that went entirely unpunished, especially if he bore royal connections. As Robinson makes clear with his unique brilliance, the Ripper was far from a poor resident of Whitechapel ⦠he was a way of life.