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The Last Executioner

£3.49

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Chavoret Jaruboon was responsible for pulling the trigger on 55 prison inmates before syringes replaced rifles. His story is a remarkable one, spanning an exciting and adventurous time in South East Asian history. From Elvis impersonator to executioner, from a boy who soiled himself because he was afraid of the headmaster to a father who frowns on spanking his children, Chavoret recounts his remarkable life story with wit and candour.
As a boy, he wanted to be a teacher like his father, but his life changed when he chose one of the hardest jobs in the world. Honest and often disturbing but told with surprising humour and emotion. The Last Executioner is the remarkable story of a man who chose death as his vocation, but it is not for the fainthearted. It takes you right behind the bars of the infamous 'Bangkok Hilton' and into the shadows of its grim death chambers.

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Author(s):
Jaruboon, Chavoret and Pierce, Nicola
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1905379269
ISBN-13:
9781905379262
Number of pages:
296
Publisher:
Maverick House

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Chavoret Jaruboon was responsible for pulling the trigger on 55 prison inmates before syringes replaced rifles. His story is a remarkable one, spanning an exciting and adventurous time in South East Asian history. From Elvis impersonator to executioner, from a boy who soiled himself because he was afraid of the headmaster to a father who frowns on spanking his children, Chavoret recounts his remarkable life story with wit and candour.
As a boy, he wanted to be a teacher like his father, but his life changed when he chose one of the hardest jobs in the world. Honest and often disturbing but told with surprising humour and emotion. The Last Executioner is the remarkable story of a man who chose death as his vocation, but it is not for the fainthearted. It takes you right behind the bars of the infamous 'Bangkok Hilton' and into the shadows of its grim death chambers.

Author(s):
Jaruboon, Chavoret and Pierce, Nicola
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1905379269
ISBN-13:
9781905379262
Number of pages:
296
Publisher:
Maverick House

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