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By A. Kilday

The killing of new-born young children is an intensely emotional and emotive topic. The hidden nature of this crime has made it a space exceptionally tricky topic sector for historians to process up in the past. This paintings presents the 1st distinct heritage of infanticide in mainland Britain from 1600 to the fashionable era.

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